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Using a Compass

Using a Compass 1

Using a compass and reading maps | Maths - Let's do Maths

Suitable for 7-8s. Mr Measure and his son go to the woods and follow the instructions on a map. The viewer is then asked to draw the map of their route using...

Today I would like you to explore using a compass.   


Please watch the video above about how to use a compass and then using the image below or google maps write a set of directions to get from school to Dunwood park.


Remember to use the compass for directions, for example 10 steps North etc.


Maybe you could make a time capsule and bury it somewhere and make a map so that in the future you would be able to find it.