Category Archives: Map Skills

Connections, connections, connections

Through a friend of a friend of a friend…. I love my international life that allows me to meet amazing people who have impacted my life in so many different ways and for so long! Having worked in 4 international … Continue reading

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Mystery Skype

A teacher friend, Leanne, from a previous school asked me to be involved in the Mystery Skype that she was setting up for her 3rd grade students (she is the technology integrator). I loved the idea and we are ready … Continue reading

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Nations of the World

Thanks Emily for sharing this video.

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Learn in Google Earth

Image from Google Earth website

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Street View in Google Earth

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Google Earth, The Many Dimensions of a Modern Map

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Sky in Google Earth

With Sky in Google Earth, you can: Check out the new Slooh Space Camera layer to see live images of galaxies, objects and more View constellations and the movements of the planets Hear astronomy podcasts and read celestial research from … Continue reading

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