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100 Interesting Ways | ICT in my Classroom
In November 2007 I began the first of a series of Google presentations gathering together some ideas about the uses of different tools for the classroom. I thought that the easy manner of sharing Google Docs was ideal to collate thoughts, tips and suggestions from teachers and educators all over the world. I began with interesting ways to use the interactive whiteboard and the family has since grown to include, tips for Google Earth, Google Docs and the most recent Pocket Video Cameras. It has been great to watch them evolve as people get in touch and I add them to the document and they make their own edits. can use either Google Maps or the Google Earth browser plugin to preview the KML files that you create. To switch between the two modes press the 2D Map and 3D Map buttons to the right in the screen. allows you to create Google Earth KML visualizations from your own global data-sets.
Demographic 3D mapping
Great facts for many subjects
A site that combines statistical data with a Google Map.
Maptrot - Map Your Community
Create and share maps.
create a map
Google Maps Rumsey Historical Maps
Amazing geography tool that works with Google maps
The over 120 historical maps in the Google Maps and Google Earth Rumsey Historical Maps sites have been selected by David Rumsey from his collection of more than 150,000 historical maps
Joe Wood Online PBWiki / Google Earth in the Classroom
Ideas for using Google earth
Educator Joe Wood's wiki on using Google Earth in the classroom.
Materials (Google Teacher Academy Resources)
This is an amazing collection of Google "cheat sheets" and resources for all Google tools!
Provided By Google Certified Teachers
Sheets to explain how to use every Google tool in the classroom from Google Teacher Academy
cribsheets for Google apps
Twenty-Three Interesting Ways and Tips to use GE in the classroom
Twenty-Four interesting ways to use google earth.
Great Google Earth ideas here.
Building Maker - Create 3D buildings online
Construct 3D buildings on your own.
"Building Maker is a 3D modeling tool for adding buildings to Google Earth. It's fun to use, and an easy way to get on the 3D map."
Web 2.0 Tools for Educators Home - Web 2.0 Tools for Educators
wiki for web 2.0 educators - Games
Planet In Action is a fun website that features three games based on Google Earth. All three games utilize Google Earth imagery and navigation. The three games are Ships, Places, and Moon Lander. In "Places" you navigate, from a helicopter view, five popular places including the Grand Canyon. In "Ships" you become the captain of a fleet of ships to navigate famous ports of call. And in "Moon Lander" you take control of the Apollo 11 moon lander and guide the "Eagle" to touch-down.
Google Earth interactive games including moon landing and ships. Require Google Earth plugin
Official NORAD Santa Tracker
Santa tracker
Follow Santa as he makes his magical journey!
BBC NEWS | Technology | Google Earth revives ancient Rome
Google has added a new twist to its popular 3D map tool, Google Earth, offering millions of users the chance to visit a virtual ancient Rome. ... This is another step in creating a virtual time machine.
Fantastic Free Google Earth Game: Ships | Google Earth Blog
Ships plug in game for Google Earth
Fantastic Free Google Earth Game: Ships [from]
Google Earth game - Ships
RT @cogdog: Play Ships! Shipping simulator/game- barges, cargo ships, the QE2 in Google Earth API [from]
Google Earth for Educators: 50 Exciting Ideas for the Classroom | Associate Degree - Facts and Information
Lesson Plans for K-12