Geocaching in Primary Schools – New Ways of Teaching GPS Technology & Basics of Orientation In Local Geography

By Ihamäki, Pirita, University of Turku, Finland

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2007
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IMCL Amman Jordan
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This paper focuses on the forms of interaction in the international geocaching game. It describes what geocaching is, presents an analysis for case researches how to use geocaching as a rewarding approach for teaching new technology in schools. This pa