Thursday, June 18, 2009
Uprising in Iran
Challenge students to open this Google Earth layer that contains numerous markers and annotations associated with the uprising in Iran. Challenge them to complete the following activities as they peruse the site:
1. Select three annotations from the site and explain them in further detail.
2. Add one or more of their own annotations to the site, explaining more recent developments in the uprising
3. Identify one or more pictures available online related to the uprising and incorporate them into the Google Earth layer
Please note that in order to use this Google Earth file, Google Earth will have to be downloaded onto your computer. If you don't already have it, you can download it from earth.google.com.