Using Digital Maps

Using Digital Maps

Adrienne Matteson (author), Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624311956

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With the latest advances in GPS technology and online map software, exploring the world is easier than it's ever been. Readers will find out what digital maps are and learn how to use them in a variety of situations.

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Reference & Study Aids Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Science Other
English (US)
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