Wonderful World of Google Maps
With Google Maps, you and your students can become arm-chair explorers and
cartographers with ease. Google Maps are a fun and visual way to help students
understand geography concepts, map reading, location, and distance measurement.
Besides using Google Maps to teach the fundamentals of mapping, like latitude and
longitude, you can inspire students to investigate the world and to think spatially.
You can use Google Maps with your students to:
Some of the programs that use the Google Maps engine that you may want
to use with your students are:
Making a Custom Google Map
Using Google Tables to Chart Data in Custom Maps
How to Videos
Create Collaborative Maps
Use Time Lapse Feature in Maps