Google Earth August 2013
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 12:00:00 AM BST - 01:30:00 AM BST
Google Earth: Take your lessons INTO this world
Prerequisite - all participants must have a Google Earth account prior to the session. http://www.google.com/earth/index.html Take your lessons INTO the world using GoogleEarth. This session will introduce you to GoogleEarth, demonstrate and evaluate tools available using GoogleEarth, offer advanced support to those already using GoogleEarth, provide time for individual exploration, and more. A question/answer period will be available to help with individual questions. It’s OK2Ask ®. As a result of this session and through individual follow-up, teachers will: • Explore what GoogleEarth is and a few of its teaching features. • Evaluate selected tools available in GoogleEarth for use in your curriculum. • Explore topics and lesson ideas that could be enhanced using GoogleEarth. • Learn how to create a basic GoogleEarth placemarker. • Find solutions to individual questions or practical problems using GoogleEarth. • (follow-up) Create a GoogleEarth project or lesson to use with your students Applicable NETS-T standards (2008)*: 1b, 2a and b, 3d * The text of these standards is copyrighted. Please read the full text at ISTE’s NETS-T page: http://www.iste.org/Libraries/PDFs/NETS-T_Standards.sflb.ashx
If you've never used Adobe Connect, we suggest that you run a
If you plan to attend the session via a tablet, please install the Adobe Connect App from the Apple or Android store. You WILL need a separate keyboard in order to participate fully (and earn a professional development certificate).