Google Earth


Themes:
  1. Guided Exploration
  2. Grabbers & Engagement
  3. Storytelling on Steroids - Virtual Field Trips

Opener:  One Billion Downloads!
  


Presentation: An Interdisciplinary World: The Map is the Book.


The companion Google Earth KMZ file is attached at the bottom of the page.  This file is a guided tutorial to Google Earth!


Explore & Overview:
  • Create a folder
  • Drag & Drop
  • File system
  • Check boxes
  • Layers
  • Google Earth Gallery
  • Education Focus: Lit Trips
  • Import KML/KMZ
Share:  What did we find?


The companion Google Earth KMZ file is attached at the bottom of the page.  This file is a guided tutorial to Google Earth!


Differentiated Tutorial:
  • Placemarks
  • Title 
  • Link 
  • Image
  • Snapshot View
  • YouTube
  • Layers
Tell your Story:  Movie
  • Organize and Record
Google Maps (Google Earth Jr.)
  • Web Based Google Earth
  • Create My Places Collaboratively
Google Earth on the iPad
  • Create Basic Content via My Places in Maps
Closing:  

"Information is not knowledge, but layering information can produce knowledge"
    Benjamin Friesen | Flipped Education
    Hopkins Public Schools - Minnesota
    Google Certified Teacher - Chicago 
    Apps EDU Certified Trainer

    benjamin.friesen@flippededucation.com
    twitter: @benjamin friesen


    The Tools:
    What is the difference?

    The Crib Sheets:

    Google Earth Resources:


    NEW: One World. Many Stories.  Browse Topics
    Google Earth PRO Grants for EDU
    Google Earth - One Stop Shop
    Google Earth Gallery - Import Layers
    Embed Gadget - Put Google Earth in your Site
    Google Lit Trips - Books in Google Earth
    Adding Audio to Google Earth Placemarks
    Real World Math - Corn Fields and Geometry
    LatLong Blog - Official 
    Google Earth Blog - Unofficial 

    Google Maps in Action: Really Good Stuff 
    Dimensions - Google Maps 
    Scribble - Annotate your Google Maps
    Rubric - Elevate your Maps
    K-6 Community Project:

    Goofy but Good:
    Video Games in Google Earth





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