Google Earth: Small World, Your World, Our World

Google Earth: Small World, Your World, Our World From Apple's learning Interchange comes "Google Earth: Small World, Your World, Our World," an incredibly full-bodied set of resources for using the amazing capabilities of Google Earth with your students. The site offers fascinating looks at how
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Google Earth: Small World, Your World, Our World


From Apple's learning Interchange comes "Google Earth: Small World, Your World, Our World," an incredibly full-bodied set of resources for using the amazing capabilities of Google Earth with your students. The site offers fascinating looks at how Google Earth can make geography and other subjects come alive. A most commendable site.

Apple Learning Interchange

• Lesson Plans • Audio • Pictures and/or Illustrations


• High School Middle School Elementary School

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Use Google Earth to Search Your World

Tip: Google Earth is a Geo Browser providing you a new way to search your world. The navigation controls in the top right corner of the 3D viewer allow a user to zoom, pan, tilt, and otherwise manipulate the image on screen. They're pretty intuitive, so try them out for yourself as you read the

Collaborate with Google Earth

Tip: Share your KMZ Files KML is a file format used to display geographic data in an Earth browser, such as Google Earth, Google Maps, and Google Maps for mobile. KML uses a tag-based structure with nested elements and attributes and is based on the XML standard. KML stands for Keyhole Markup

Dynamic Earth Interactives

Dynamic Earth Interactives A popular television sit-com once referred to Earth as "Third Rock From the Sun," but this site's homepage warns us that our Earth is not exactly rock solid, and invites users to explore the earth's inner structure, plate tectonics, plates and boundaries, and geologic

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Get Your Google Earth Going

 Cross posted at ThumannResources.com There are so many innovative ways to use Google Earth with your students. Some of these may be familiar to you, but hopefully some are new and will help you improve

Breathing Earth

Breathing Earth This fascinating flash site attempts to portray the birth rate, death rate, and amount of Carbon Dioxide produced by every country on the planet. "Mousing over" a particular country brings up that country's name and its data. One fun use of the site would be to play Geography,

Where in the World is...?

Tip: Those who use Google Earth discover that the world is smaller than they think. The program combines satellite images, maps and the power of Google Search to put the world at your fingertips. The free version lets you. Type in an address and zoom right in. Fly from space to your neighborhood. Search

Explore With Google Earth

Learn about the features of Google Earth, including new ones, like how to navigate beneath the ocean's surface, explore sea floor terrain, and view historical images from decades past. Watch below or on YouTube. Quickflicks courtesy of Atomic Learning  

Where in the World is Ohio?

Where in the World is Ohio? Here is a great learning exercise that answers the question, where in the world is Ohio? By steps, find your way to Ohio, first, by identifying Earth's location in the solar system, and then by identifying the continent where Ohio can be found. Next, work your way to a map of