• Question: How will the sandbox benefit the education of children and how will it affect them

    Asked by ATOMblast to Breandan on 13 Mar 2018.
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      Breandan Murphy answered on 13 Mar 2018:

      The sand box is really good way of showing how maps (particularly topographic maps) work – illustrating a 3D concept in 3D rather than in a flat 2D format. The fun and interactive aspect means that lessons around it will hopefully stick in kids minds better.