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10 November 2010

TOP 4 GOOGLE TOOLS FOR USE IN GEO EDUCATION-YOUR STUDENTS WILL LOVE THIS

Google tools are in use in today's classroom. And many teachers are learning newer ways to incorporate them in teaching their subject matter effectively. And of course, students are pleased ! Audio visuals and that too in real time, make all learners interested irrespective of age and their interest in the particular subject. Google Tools that help learn Geography, History, Astronomy, and help you create your own 3D images, and videos help uphold every student's interest and challenges them to learn more, create more making interactive learning fast-paced. The plus point being that all this learning is retained in memory for lifetime learning, not just being ready for the oncoming exams.

The 4 Top Google Tools That Help Geo Education

GOOGLE EARTH
GOOGLE SKY
GOOGLE MAPS
GOOGLE SKETCH UP
The above set of powerful learning tools empowers K-12 teachers to show and teach the geographical information of the World in a compelling and engaging way. Students can conceptualize, visualize and share information around them, which is a great fun way to learn about what concerns them-the world. I shall share new ways of using the above mentioned Google tools in the next few posts. So, check back !
Click here for more info on using these in your classroom.

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Google Resources For K-12 Teachers

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