BASIC COMPASS SKILLS: An Introduction to Orienteering. LESSON PLAN Ms. Swarens. (Click mouse button to advance to the next slide). KALEIDSCOPE. Weekend Camporee in Lompoc, CA April 30 – May 2, 2004 Tres Condados Girl Scout Council 6 one-hour workshops on Orienteering
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To learn how to use a compass to follow directions
To apply map and compass skills to find your way
What is a compass used for?
To find your way when you’re lost
To know where North is
U. S. Orienteering
Direction of travel arrow
How to orient the map:
Teams of 4 – 5 girls follow directions to find each checkpoint
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