Mapping in a Digital World

James Bow (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427118844

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In this amazing title, readers will explore the possibilities new developments in technology are opening up for making maps. Mapmakers are using satellite data to map the locations of people and objects on Earth, making video maps using the Internet to show wind and weather systems, and creating specialized maps that show human behavior. Computer game technology, such as Minecraft, is even being used to map real places.

Reading Level
Lexile
1110L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
7.9
DRA
80
Categories
Genre
Geography Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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