Mapping Symbols

School – Ysgol Eifionydd, Dwyfor, Gwynedd
Age – Y7-Y9
Language – Welsh and English
Time needed to complete the activities – 1-3 hours
Resource title – Mapping symbols

Description of resource

The main purpose of this resource is to develop pupils’ ability to understand and use map symbols.  The resource also gives pupils opportunities to respond emotionally to facts about Gwynedd and to read an extended description of a journey along the A470 from Llandudno to Cardiff.  The author has provided WORD and pdf versions.  The English medium materials can be found in the second half of the booklet.

Area of Learning and Experience

Languages and Literacy

Literacy Skills:

Understanding, responding and analyzing / Understanding, response and analysis,
Clarity and vocabulary


Communicating with symbols

Digital Competence