Carlton College has several online resources for using Google Earth as a teaching aid for geoscience education. Their “Teaching with Google Earth” provides a comprehensive set of resources for understanding and using Google Earth as a teaching tool. The “Examples of Google Earth Activities” has a list of activities that can be used in the classroom. Lastly, check out the “Teaching Geologic Map Interpretation Using Google Earth” tutorial page.
About the author
Caitlin Dempsey is the editor of Geography Realm and holds a master's degree in Geography from UCLA as well as a Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) from SJSU.