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Explore these two websites. Make notes about them, saying what you have found out.

Go to and search for a town or place you know. Click the OS Map button on the left side of the result, search for symbols on the map and draw them in your curriculum book, saying what they are. You might need to zoom in.

You could search for:

  • Liversedge
  • London
  • York
  • Leeds
  • Gildersome – where Mr Pitts lives!
  • Gomersal
  • Heckmondwike

BBC Map Skills web site

Here is the link you need for our ICT group work: Ordnance Survey’s Mapzone