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Which Way?
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Indiana U Audio-Visual Center
[motion picture] Explains the meaning of directions which are dependent upon as well as independent of our body position through picturing playground situations and a Cub Scout hike.  The relationship of the sun to cardinal direction and movement of shadows during the day is described.  A globe and a light source are used to show the apparent movement of the sun and the actual movement of the earth.  The use of the compass is introduced as a group of Cub Scouts on a hike employ it and a simple map to find a lake.
IUL Moving Image Archive
IUL Moving Image Archive