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Teach GPS Basics
5 Garmin GPS72 units
Instruction manual comes with each unit, 5 student manuals and an overview of how the GPS units determines positions on the face of the Earth and free software. Also available in 10 or 15 units
An Excellent GPS educator solutions for the classroom.
These kits can meet the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act requirements for school reform and improvement under the ARRA category: "Improve results for all students including early learning, extended learning time, use of technology, preparation for college, and school modernization."
The instructors manual includes a flexible course outline, class exercises and tests.
Students can learn to:
- navigate to preselected locations
- conduct treasure hunts for fun or education
- set routes to insure safe return to starting locations
- place waypoints on local maps
The Garmin GPS72H offers more precise GPS positioning using real-time correction data obtained from the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS). The WAAS corrected accuracy is in 2-3 meters range; Ideal for navigating to known locations. In comparison, the Geko 101 has autonomous uncorrected accuracy in the 7-8 meter range. The GPS72 can store 500 users waypoints and 50 reversible routes. It also has 1 MB memory.