Cartography and Map Reading
To make map reading easier, ‘Cartography and Map Reading’ workshop for Grade VII was arranged in Delhi Public School by a renowned Architect Mr. Sagar Kabre.
He guided the students about identification of directions with and without the help of compass. He involved students in varied activities such as identify the symbol of swimming pool, parking, canteen, music room, entrance, library etc and paste it on the map of school.
He guided the students to draw a road map with famous landmark and symbols to locate their friend’s house and the technique to draw an approximate map of India with the help of grid.
Students develop knowledge and understanding for directions, scale, latitude, longitude , use of symbols in a play way method.