Google Earth

OVERVIEW

With Google Earth, teachers and students can not only explore Earth's location in 2D and 3D, but also create and share custom maps. Some of Google Earth features are:

  • search for and add places

  • drop pins to mark locations

  • add lines, shapes, colors, markers, icons, and labels

  • use layers to group parts of your map

MAKING IT HAPPEN IN THE CLASSROOM

How to Use Google Earth

Google Earth - Guide

Lesson Ideas

Incorporating Google Earth & Other Google Geo Tools

RESOURCES

Tons of great videos using Google Earth.

Google's support center for Google Earth.

Support