Ideas and Directions for Using Google Maps & Earth Across the Curriculum. This morning at the NCTIES conference I facilitated a workshop about using Google Maps and Google Earth in social studies, science, language arts, and mathematics.
Below you can see a list of resources we looked at and directions for creating placemarks in Google Maps Engine Lite, directions for using Classic Google Maps, directions for creating tours in Google Tour Builder and in Google Earth.Science English/ Language Arts Math. Maths Maps. I am excited to introduce you to my new project idea that I hope will result in some engaging content for our classes.
It is collaborative in the same way the Interesting Ways resources are and I will need your help to make it a success. Elevator Pitch Using Google Maps.Maths activities in different places around the world.One location, one maths topic, one map.Activities explained in placemarks in Google Maps.Placemarks geotagged to the maths it refers to. “How wide is this swimming pool?” Ideas and Directions for Using Google Maps & Earth Across the Curriculum. GeoGuessr - Let's explore the world! Map Treasure Hunt. Earth. Superstorm Hurricane Sandy 10/2012. Mapwing - Build and Share Virtual Tours for Free. Maps for the masses.