Posted: 2/7/2013 

Creating Topographic Maps at Harwood Jr. High

Eighth grade Pre-AP students at Harwood Junior High learned how to construct and read topographic maps in Mrs. Pitt's classes. Students applied their knowledge about contour intervals, elevation points, depression points, and landmarks to create their own three-dimensional model. The students worked on their projects for several weeks. After the projects were submitted the students voted for their favorite models. These are some of the winning projects.

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