Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Some of My Favorite Resources for Introducing Google Earth & Maps Beyond Social Studies

Google Earth and Google Maps has always been a natural fit in social studies classrooms. But Google Earth and Maps can also be powerful tools in other content areas. The resources below represent some of my favorite resources for introducing Google Earth and Maps in areas outside of social studies.

- Climate Change, Flooding, Volcanoes
- Google Earth Outreach
- Shark Tracking
- Wildlife Tracking
- U.S. Watersheds (complete directions for working with watersheds)

English/ Language Arts
- Google Lit Trips
- Projects by subject

- Maths Maps
- Real World Math
- Google Earth Math Walks