Geocaching combines problem solving, collaboration, and appreciation for the outdoors


geocaching-classroomSeveral years ago I attended a Discovery Education Teacher Institute in San Francisco, and was pulled into the adventurous world of geocaching. It was there, near the windy shores of the San Francisco Bay, that I experienced my first techy treasure hunt. After giving a speedy lesson how to use a GPS device, facilitators helped split attendees into groups of three as we locked in a given set of coordinates to begin our search for a series of "caches," or containers with...

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our news and resources