Lesson Plan

Google Earth Vacation Destination

Student learning achievement: design a vacation based on historical item/location.
L. S.
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My Grades 9
My Subjects Social Studies
Objectives

Students will be able to design a vacation based on historical location(s) from around the world using Google Earth.

Subjects
Social Studies
Grades 9
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1 Google Earth Vacation Destination

Open Google Earth app on iPad. Choose location based on lessons and identify coordinates closest to items discussed in class. Compare using Google Earth app to actual map used in class text. Research and create a vacation plan based on modern travel methods identifying cost, distance, food, and currency exchange rate.

Student Instructions

Create a list of items/locations discussed in class and identify coordinates for each. When located, determine if item/location is unchanged or modernized from time period discussed in class. Screen shot most desired area to visit. Research and plan a vacation based on modern travel methods identifying cost, distance, food, and currency exchange rate.