Ch 22: Geography Tools: Overview & Concepts

About This Chapter

Brush up on what you already know and pick up some additional information on the newer and older tools used in geography as you work through this chapter. Read on for more information on what these are and how you can implement them.

Geography Tools: Overview & Concepts - Chapter Summary

Satellite navigation, including global positioning satellites (GPS) and global information satellites (GIS), maps, atlases and other geographic tools are all examined in these lessons. You will take a fresh look at some of the older tools and become more familiar with the newer ones while examining their applications in early childhood education. You will learn more about:

  • Traditional and technological tools in geography
  • Major regions and overview of the world map
  • Types and uses of geography tools for young children
  • What map keys/legends are and how to read them

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