Enhanced Engagement through Geography – Integrating Google Earth

Enhanced Engagement through Geography – Integrating Google Earth
Integrate Google Earth to empower visual and kinesthetic learners to engage in learning by anchoring learning to Geography features

This page is created for participants of the ISTE 2014 workshop

Email sent to participants June 20, 2014
Thank you for joining us at ISTE for Enhanced engagement through geography WMH226
Saturday, June 28, 8:30 am–11:30 am
GWCC A406/407

The session is hosted in a Mac Lab. It is recommended that you are familiar with navigating with Mac OS X.

You may want to have a gmail account as you can transfer much of your learning from Google Earth to Google Maps making your creations web accessible.

The session is heavily hands on. The first hour has extensive exploration of Google Earth and Google Literature Trips. During the second hour, we will work together to learn and create a similar Google Lit Trip. The final hour of the session is supported creation time.

While there are some group tasks in the final hour, the intention is to have you create a Google Lit Trip for your own curricular needs. I recommend a story that you know very well, or a short story that has real world locations.
 

SlideShare from the Presentation

 

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