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How to create a tour with Google Earth


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In this webinar, we will show the step by step process on how to successfully create tours using Google Earth. This can be a fantastic tool for teachers or learners to create projects which integrate content and computer skills. Have you have ever thought about re-creating a tour showing the journey of Vasco da Gama, places of interest in a Shakespearean play or creating physical maps for a certain country? Join us, to find out how to use placemarks, snapshot view, custom markers, insert images and information to record a tour.

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How to create a tour with Google Earth

  1. 1. Tour
  2. 2. Project Outline This term we have been learning about a very exciting era. The Renaissance was a time of discovery and exploration. Today you will be focusing your attention on two important men, Bartholomew Dias and Vasco da Gama. We have learnt a great deal about these two explorers, now it is time to apply your knowledge and re-create their voyage!
  3. 3. Step 1: Download Google Earth
  4. 4. Step 1:Creating A Folder On The Left Right Click on Temporary Places and click add folder.
  5. 5. Step 2: Searching Places
  6. 6. Step 3: Creating Place Marks Click on add place mark in the top bar
  7. 7. Step 3: Customising The Place Marks
  8. 8. Step 3: Customising Place Marks – Adding Images
  9. 9. Step 3: Customising Place Marks – Adding Text
  10. 10. Step 3: Adding Layers
  11. 11. Step 3: Setting Snapshot Views
  12. 12. Step 3: Viewing Basic Manual Tour
  13. 13. Step 3: Duration Time for Tour Click on tools, options and then choose your tour duration time.
  14. 14. Step 3: Adding Voice Over
  15. 15. Step 3: Viewing Recorded Tour
  16. 16. Step 3: Saving Your Tour Right Click and save as.