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YEAR 7 GEOGRAPHY 4 FIGURE GRID REFERENCES INTRODUCTORY

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**This activity will help you to support your child to...**

Read and write four-figure grid references using an Ordnance Survey map.

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**Map courtesy of the Ordnance Survey-**

Read this explanation... Ordnance Survey maps are covered by numbered grids. These help us pinpoint places more easily. Map courtesy of the Ordnance Survey-

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**If a place is given a number, 4323, it is called a grid reference.**

The first two digits (43) are called the Eastings, they found along the bottom and top of a map. The second two digits (23) are called the Northings, they are found along the side of the map. Read this explanation...

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**To find the grid reference 4421-**

First place a finger on line 44 of the Eastings. Place a second finger on line 21 of the Northings. Draw your fingers together, the square you are looking for is North-East of where the two lines cross. Read this explanation...

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**Note the four figure grid references of the five coloured dots below.**

Try this activity...

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**How successful were you?**

4120 4322 4224 4325 4522

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**Challenge your child and take their learning to the next level...**

The Ordnance Survey Map Zone has a number of interactive activities for developing basic map skills. Click on the logo below.

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