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    In this activity, students use their knowledge of the Sun and Moon to make compass directions and then use these directions to participate in a treasure hunt.

    By the end of this activity, students should be able to:

    • find E, W, N and S using the Sun and Moon
    • devise a compass to use within the confines of school
    • use their compass knowledge to complete and/or make a treasure hunt (that uses compass point clues).

    Download the Word file (see link below) for:

    • introduction/background notes
    • what you need
    • what to do
    • extension activity
    • student handout.
      Published 13 November 2014 Referencing Hub articles