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Activity: Remember the Control

Team members need to remember control points from a sequence that the teacher calls out and to visit as many as possible within a given time.


  • The teacher calls out a sequence of control point numbers.
  • Teams must remember as many of these as possible and identify their locations on their map.
  • When the game starts, they must visit as many of the controls as they can remember and record information from the control marker at each one.

    Key Facts

  • OAA
  • Key Stage 2
  • Key Stage 3
  • Key Stage 4
  • Orienteering
  • Activity Sheet Download Required
  • Orienteering Control Markers Required
  • Orienteering Map Required
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Activity Plan

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Activity Sheet

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Marker Images

.pdf122 KB