Google Earth

Resources:
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http://ciese.org/realtimeproj.html
https://classroomgoogleearth.wikispaces.com/
http://gelessons.com/lessons/
http://www.classroom20.com/forum/topics/649749:Topic:58381?x=1&id=649749%3ATopic%3A58381&page=2#comments



Geo Technology
Includes:
  • GeoCaching - look for key points - can include travel bugs
  • Global Positioning System - GPS
  • Google Earth

What Geo Technology Does well:
  • Spatial reasoning
  • visualization
  • linking physical world with cyberspace

Ways Geo Technology is being used in Education:
  • Factual "Where's blank? "
  • Better Use - inquiry - why do you think that is? Where would you expect?
  • Design a journey

Examples of Uses: