Geography Skills Lesson - Producing a Customised Field Map with BOLTSS
Producing a Customised Field Map with BOLTSS
Learning Goal: To create customised field maps using geographic conventions
Context: One of the challenges that we hear from teachers who are not
specifically Geography trained is how they should instruct their students to
create maps/figures for their field reports. While field sketches have their
place, professional reports use digital technologies to produce graphics so it is
important that students can understand the fundamentals of this process. The
following should assist you and your students in achieving success.
Activity: The first step to producing a field map is to ensure students have an
understanding of what is required in a map.