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					Direction Sheet 1
Use the Map in the PowerPoint presentation to complete the following
sentences using the 8 points of the compass

      The house is ____________ of the Church
      The plane is ____________ of the train
      The boat is ____________ of the Bus
      The plane is ___________ of the Boat
      The church is __________ of the Boat
      The Train is __________ of the house

      If I was travelling from the House to the Plane I would travel in a
   ______ direction

      If I was travelling from Bus to the Plane I would travel in a
   ________ direction

      If I was travelling from the Train to the Church I would travel in a
   _______ direction


For homework – Draw your own map or objects in the table below and
then write at least 8 questions asking for the directions between two
objects (write the questions out on the other side of this sheet) .
Direction Sheet 2
Use the Map to answer the questions below and write the answers into your book




What is the direction from . . . .

    1.      Ballymena to Larne
    2.      Carrickfergus to Larne
    3.      Belfast to Antrim
    4.      Antrim to Ballymena
    5.      Ballymoney to Ballymena
    6.      Ballycastle to Ballymena
    7.      Ballycastle to Coleraine
    8.      Ballymena to Belfast




Homework Activity

Draw this map into your book and add any other places that you know onto your map.
Then, write a list of another 8 directions between towns or villages.
Symbols Sheet 1
Use the Map to answer the questions below and write the answers into your book




   1.     Make a list of the different symbols that you can see used on this map


   2.     Make a copy of the table below and put the symbols into each of the
          categories listed

          Drawings           Lines              Abbrevs             Coloured Areas




   3.     What information is not on the map that you would expect to be able to see
          on a map like this?
Height Sheet 1
Use the Map to answer the questions below and write the answers into your book




   1.     What is the height at Whethertop?
   2.     What is the height at Gardale Fell?
   3.     What is the height at Fernside?
   4.     What is the height at the highest of the Old mines?
   5.     What height is butter farm?
   6.     Where will the steepest hillside be?
   7.     Where is the place with the lowest height on the map?
   8.     What height is the source of Top Beck river (where it starts)?

				
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