Geo Apps: Maps, Earth, & SketchUp

The Crib Sheets:
The Tools:
Overview: Google Maps
Search & Get Directions
Satellite View, Terrain View, & Traffic
Street View
More... (Photos, Videos, Wikipedia, Webcams)
My Maps: Browse & Create
Activity: Collaborative "Favorite Places" Map
Using the Google Account you provided during the survey activity in the Docs portion of the workshop, the Lead Learner will invite you as a collaborator on our  "GWE Favorite Places" map.
Add a place marker identifying your favorite place.
Add content to the place marker using the rich text editing tools.
Advanced: Add an image or other media to the place marker using the HTML editor.
Explore some of your colleagues favorite places...
Brief Demonstrations:
Integration Ideas:

    Other Applications:

Google Maps in Other Languages:
*For Google Earth tutorial, ideas on how to incorporate Google Earth and other Web 2.0 tools in your classroom, go to Teens and Technology and then click on the GPS and GIS page in the left-hand column.
GEO Resources:

STL GWE Google Maps Preso

Google Earth Resources
Google Maps Resources
General Geography Resources