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Monday, October 24, 2011

Must Have Monday-Google Earth

Why did I wait until today to introduce my class to Google Earth? I got a roomful of oohs and aahs when we traveled from our school to the Baltic Sea to the Red Sea.

We were discussing the Earth's water. Our textbook said that the red sea was the saltiest water on Earth and the Baltic Sea was the least salty. What a great way for the students to understand why than to actually see these places!

Take time to WOW your students while they are learning!

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kilgosclass said...

I love Google Earth! I use it as much as possible. I especially love to use it when we read Grandfather's Journey.