Reading the Map

Reading the Map

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Reading the Map

PRESENTING A NEW and SIMPLER MAP!
0 GoodAKGTCProjectMap.jpgCLICK HERE or ON THE MAP 
to see the community introductions posted by K-8 classes from across Canada!
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VIDEO:   HOW to READ the MAP

(written instructions provided below)

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 HOW to READ the MAP

Step 1:  CLICK on ANY COLOURED DOT
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An artifact entry for that location will open in a white rectangle on the map..

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STEP 2.  READ the ARTIFACT INFORMATION BOX

This artifact information box provides information about the class that uploaded the artifacts, and about the artifacts they have uploaded to introduce their community.Screen Shot 2017-10-26 at 1.10.44 PM.png

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STEP 3.   Use the SCROLL BAR or the MAXIMIZE BUTTON 
to see the entire information box.9 Use the ScrollBar.jpg
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4.  Look at the LAST LINE of the info box for PHOTOS 
Click on each link to view their photographs.
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   5.  Look at the MIDDLE of the info box for LINKS TO ARTIFACTS.

Click “More Info”
to see any videos, slideshows, websites, etc. posted by the class.

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STEP 6.  Check the UPPER RIGHT CORNER of the info box

to see how many entries are in this location.  

( 1 of 2 ) means there are 2 different entries posted at this location. Perhaps one class has uploaded 2 different artifacts, or perhaps 2 different classes at the same school have uploaded artifacts. It might even refer to another school nearby.
USE the RIGHT ARROW to click through each different school or class entry.
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Reading the Map – Basic Tools  (K-6) 

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Coming February 2018
 
Check out the following videos to learn more about reading the Kids’ Guide map.  
Cool Tools!  (4-8)
Advanced Cool Tools!  (6-8)