Collins Canadian Student Atlas, 2nd Edition

Item Information
ISBN: 9780007946952
Edition 2
Author Collins
Publisher Harpercollins
Cover BC

2nd Edition

The Collins Canadian Student Atlas (Learn with maps) is suitable for intermediate/senior students, perfectly designed to support and motivate students in geographical and mapping skills.

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Sample Pages

The Collins Canadian Student Atlas features 45 pages of clear, easy to read maps, satellite images, an atlas skills section and hundreds of statistics.

·         This atlas suitable for intermediate/senior students is designed to help students develop map, atlas and data handling skills. It's clear and accessible layout will motivate pupils of all abilities.

·         An easy to follow introductory 'map and atlas skills' section, useful for both teacher and pupil, is followed by clear, easy to read reference maps presented with locator maps, fact boxes and flags, descriptive text, detailed map keys and photos.

·         For this edition, more detailed reference mapping of Canada is included in a special thirty-two page section. In addition to a detailed look at each of the Canadian provinces and territories, the atlas takes a closer look at the following topics:

o   Relief and Climate

o   Vegetation

o   Agriculture and Fishing

o   Forestry

o   Mining

o   Industry and Trade

o   Population

o   Aboriginal Peoples

o   Exploration and Settlement

o   Environment

·         Carefully selected focus country studies include mapping on contrasting regions and special topics.

·         The latest available country-by-country statistics are listed in a separate section and the index includes full latitude and longitude values.

·         The extended world section in this edition covers the global issues required by curriculum e.g. climate, population, biomes, earthquakes and volcanoes.

·         Colour coding of the titling and marginalia aids the identification of the sections within the atlas.

·         Internet links are provided to help students expand their studies

Publication Date: May 2015