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swisstopo’s teaching materials for vocational and grammar schools (secondary stage II)

swisstopo’s interactive teaching materials bring a bit of excitement into the classroom: from the dawn of cadastral surveying in the nineteenth century to today’s satellite systems, pupils will learn everything about topography.

Reading maps

 Map reading

If you want to get from A to B, you really could do with a map in hand. There’s a lot of knowledge to be conveyed and a goal to be achieved in the “Reading maps” teaching materials.

Time travelling

Time travelling

Travel through time with swisstopo’s historical maps and aerial photographs. Pupils will learn about the Switzerland of today and of old.

LUBIS viewer

LUBIS viewer

What did Zurich or Bern look like a hundred years ago? That’s what pupils are finding out using swisstopo’s aerial photographs. The LUBIS viewer makes this possible.

sCHoolmaps.ch

sCHoolmaps.ch

Swiss map viewer application: sCHoolmaps.ch makes lessons exciting – and most importantly educational.

swisstopo historic

Once upon a time, there was the Dufour map ... How did cadastral surveying start in Switzerland and become world famous? That’s what pupils will be learning on swisstopo historic’s interactive web application.

“For schools”

“For schools”

The digital map catalogue “For schools” immerses pupils in a chosen topic and expands their knowledge. It’s full of wow factor and aha moments.

swisstopo know-how

swisstopo know-how

Pupils will gain valuable knowledge about points, positions and satellites in videos provided by swisstopo. The educational programmes convey important information about cadastral surveying.


Federal Office of Topography swisstopo Seftigenstrasse 264
P.O. Box
3084 Wabern
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+41 58 469 01 11

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Federal Office of Topography swisstopo

Seftigenstrasse 264
P.O. Box
3084 Wabern

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