This is a beginning interactive geography project for 1st and 2nd Grade designed to integrate technology. It is aligned to the ELA Common Core State Standards. The student will use a multimedia Google Earth tour to gather information about basic landforms and their location on the seven continents. The student will complete a worksheet about each landform and continent on the tour.
1) Lesson Plan
2) Student Recording Sheet: “Exploring the World with Google Earth”
3) File – Google Earth “Landforms Sightseeing Tour” (.kmz file)
Exploring the World with Google Earth by Catherine Douthard is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.