Bookmapping with Google Earth

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Susan Hennessey's Bookmapping wtih Google Earth presentation from 11/17/11.

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Bookmapping with Google Earth

  1. 1. Bookmapping Susan Hennessey Tech Tips Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education November 17th, 2011 http://tinyurl.com/77k2btk
  2. 2. Defined <ul><li>Enhance any reading experience by pairing it with interactive, physical, visual engagement. </li></ul><ul><li>The use of graphics along with text has been recognized to have additive effects on learning in part because visual information is stored differently from verbal information in a student ’s memory (Cavanaugh & Burg 2011) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Google Tools <ul><li>Google Lit Trips: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.googlelittrips.org/ </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Google Maps <ul><li>http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=wl </li></ul>
  5. 5. Google Earth <ul><li>Need to download on your computer </li></ul>
  6. 6. Goals <ul><li>Add placemarkers in maps </li></ul><ul><li>Embed visuals </li></ul><ul><li>Create tours </li></ul>

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