Far Will Your Monarch Travel?
distance between your home town and the over-wintering sites in Mexico.
The sites are all within 100 km west of Mexico City (19N, -100W), as shown
on these maps.
This! Journaling Questions
- How many
miles (and/or kilometers) will your butterfly travel? After measuring
the distance on your map, check your answer with the Online
- What places
will your butterfly cross on its way to Mexico?
- What does
the monarch need along the route?
a short story about your butterfly's journey south, from a monarch's
in Spatial Terms
How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies
to acquire, process, and report information.
Specify locations and describe spatial relationships using coordinate
geometry and other representational systems.