ERIC Number: EJ1093326
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
Geocaching: Finding Mathematics in a Global Treasure Hunt
Bragg, Leicha A.
Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom, v19 n4 p9-14 2014
If you love taking mathematics lessons outdoors, then you will love this article. Leicha Bragg describes geocaching, which combines technology, treasure hunting and mathematics, and results in purposeful, authentic and engaging mathematics.
Descriptors: Outdoor Education, Mathematics Activities, Navigation, Program Development, Student Experience, Geographic Information Systems, Locational Skills (Social Studies), Educational Practices, Teaching Methods, Elementary School Mathematics, Foreign Countries
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education
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Identifiers - Location: Australia
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