Digestive System #GoogleExpeditionsQuick View

Digestive System #GoogleExpeditions

This is an overview of the digestive system and how our nutrients are digested! SWBAT: 1. List the different nutrients 2. Identify organs in the digestive system and describe their function. 3. Identify which organs digest each of the nutrients and what enzymes are used. Guiding Questions: What are the nutrients you would find on a food label? When they are digested, what do they get broken down into? What are the organs of the digestive system? What enzymes are found in the digestive system? What, specifically, do they break down? Where are the three nutrients each digested? Which enzymes are involved? What are some disorders of the digestive system? What are the role of probiotics in the digestive system? What does it mean if someone is lactose intolerant and can’t eat dairy?

By hbernasconi

Humans in Antarctica -  #GoogleExpeditionsQuick View

Humans in Antarctica - #GoogleExpeditions

During this lesson students are going to go on a Google Expedition and visit Antarctica. The lesson focuses on the impact humans are having on this pristine environment. Google Expeditions is a virtual reality teaching tool that lets you lead or join immersive virtual trips all over the world. Built for the classroom and small group use, Google Expeditions allows a teacher acting as a “guide” to lead classroom-sized groups of “explorers” through collections of 360° and 3D images while pointing out interesting sights along the way. Google Expedition: Antarctica UK Geography - Key Stage 3 - Locational Knowledge (Polar)

By acaffrey

Volcanoes #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Volcanoes #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops students' understanding of volcanoes Take a virtual field trip to Tolbachik Volcano and use this inspiration to develop students' work on natural hazards and volcanoes. Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see: https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/. To download Google Docs versions of the lesson plan and student sheet go to: https://goo.gl/4wY6NI. Cover image credit: Flickr – kuhnmi

By DigitalExplorer

The Skeletal System - #GoogleExpeditionsQuick View

The Skeletal System - #GoogleExpeditions

During this lesson the students are going to label some of the major bones in the human body, using this blank skeleton worksheet. During the lesson the students will be able to explore the skeletal systems of the human body, using the Google Expedition and guidance from their teacher. Google Expeditions is a virtual reality teaching tool that lets you lead or join immersive virtual trips all over the world. Built for the classroom and small group use, Google Expeditions allows a teacher acting as a “guide” to lead classroom-sized groups of “explorers” through collections of 360° and 3D images while pointing out interesting sights along the way. Google Expedition: Human Anatomy - The Skeletal System UK - Science - Key Stage 3 - Biology

By acaffrey

Rome Antics #GoogleExpeditionQuick View

Rome Antics #GoogleExpedition

Selected Expedition: Roman Ruins Grade(s): 3-5 Subject(s): Social Studies/ELA Number of Students: 20-25 Objectives: To experience the historical city of Rome from multiple perspectives.

By micahshippee

Pictograms #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Pictograms #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops student skills in data representation and the use of pictograms. Students start by using pictograms to represent the amount of fruit they have eaten and will eat. They then take a trip through a series of underwater vistas, recording the frequency of different types of sea creatures. They then apply their knowledge of data representation to create frequency pictograms. Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see: https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/ To download Google Docs versions of the lesson plan and student sheet go to: https://goo.gl/6v0jau Cover image credit: XL Catlin Seaview Survey

By DigitalExplorer

World War II #GoogleExpedition Quick View

World War II #GoogleExpedition

Gain background knowledge for a mini research project about World War II with this aligned Google Expedition lesson. Lesson plan includes before, during and after the Expedition activities and guiding questions. What is a Google Expedition: * Google Expeditions enable teachers to bring students on virtual trips to places — museums, underwater, outer space. Expeditions are collections of linked VR content and supporting materials that can be used alongside existing curriculum. *These trips are collections of virtual reality panoramas — 360° panoramas and 3D images — annotated with details, points of interest, and questions that make them easy to integrate into curriculum already used in schools. * This google expedition lesson corresponds with theses points of interest: Peace Memorial Park, Battle of Midway, and Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial Essential Question: What were the key events of WW II? Guiding Questions: - Which countries were involved in WWII? - How did they get involved? - How were they affected after the war? Standards: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.4.9 CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.4.7 CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.4.4 CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.4.2

By monsieurgrand02

The Great Wall of China - #GoogleExpeditionQuick View

The Great Wall of China - #GoogleExpedition

During this lesson students are going to go on a Google Expedition and visit the Great Wall of China. They will be able to consider its historical importance as a defensive feature and its role today as a tourist attraction. Following the Expedition there are a range of activities (also in the presentation), enabling students to select their own tasks to complete to demonstrate their learning. Google Expeditions is a virtual reality teaching tool that lets you lead or join immersive virtual trips all over the world. Built for the classroom and small group use, Google Expeditions allows a teacher acting as a “guide” to lead classroom-sized groups of “explorers” through collections of 360° and 3D images while pointing out interesting sights along the way. Google Expedition: The Great Wall of China UK - Geography - Key Stage 3 - Locational Knowledge - Asia (China)

By acaffrey

Biomes - introduction #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Biomes - introduction #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops student skills understanding of biomes and ecosystems. This introductory lesson introduces students to the main biomes around the planet, their features and locations. Further in-depth lessons on the different biomes are listed below. Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see: https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/. This is Google Expeditions Lesson is number 1 of a 4 lesson sequence. It can be used as a standalone lesson or in conjunction with others listed below (links go to Google Docs versions of the lessons). Lesson 1: Google Expeditions: Biomes – Introduction https://goo.gl/0eMtoz Lesson 2: Google Expeditions: Biomes – Tundra and Taiga https://goo.gl/L6cpjH Lesson 3: Google Expeditions: Biomes – Tropical Rainforest and Temperate Forests https://goo.gl/wGM97d Lesson 4: Google Expeditions: Biomes – Savannah and Desert https://goo.gl/sBrZzi Cover image credit: Wikipedia – Jeffrey Pang

By DigitalExplorer

Nervous System #GoogleExpeditionQuick View

Nervous System #GoogleExpedition

An intro into the nervous system for 9th grade Biology. Objectives: SWBAT: 1. List the different sections of the brain and describe their functions. 2. Describe the different types of neurons. 3. Label the different structures of a neuron. 4. Describe what happens in a synapse between two neurons. 5. Define neurotransmitter and describe their role in cell communication.

By hbernasconi

Reforestation in the Amazon #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Reforestation in the Amazon #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops student understanding of deforestation and reforestation using the Juma Reserve in the Amazon as a case study. Students will investigate the different impacts of deforestation and also efforts to reforest this area of the Amazon. Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see: https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/ To download Google Docs versions of the lesson plan and student sheet go to: https://goo.gl/bLKEJh Cover image credit: Wikipedia – Liana Amin Lima

By DigitalExplorer

Plant Adaption in Borneo - #GoogleExpeditionQuick View

Plant Adaption in Borneo - #GoogleExpedition

During this lesson students are going to go on a Google Expedition to the Tropical Rainforest in Borneo to investigate how plants and animals have adapted to the environment. Google Expeditions is a virtual reality teaching tool that lets you lead or join immersive virtual trips all over the world. Built for the classroom and small group use, Google Expeditions allows a teacher acting as a “guide” to lead classroom-sized groups of “explorers” through collections of 360° and 3D images while pointing out interesting sights along the way. Google Expedition: Borneo Rainforest - Plant Adaptions UK - Key Stage 2 - Science - Biology - Living Things and their Habitats

By acaffrey

Friction #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Friction #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops students' understanding of friction. Abstract concepts, such as friction, can often be hard for students to understand. Take your students on a rock-climbing expedition to El Capitan, where they can see the importance of understanding friction and then perform a series of hands-on investigations in the classroom to develop understanding of the concept. Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see: https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/ To download Google Docs versions of the lesson plan and student sheet go to: hhttps://goo.gl/aAp4Ic Cover image credit: Wikipedia – Mike Murphy

By DigitalExplorer

Climate Change #GoogleExpeditionsQuick View

Climate Change #GoogleExpeditions

GCSE Climate Change lesson to be used in conjunction with the Climate Change expedition on Google Expeditions. Self paced tasks as students are guided through the different scenes.

By GT_10

Ventilation #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Ventilation #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops students' understanding of human anatomy. This lesson continues the study of the respiratory system with a focus on the process of ventilation. Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see: https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/. This is Google Expeditions Lesson is number 3 of a 4 lesson sequence. It can be used as a standalone lesson or in conjunction with others listed below. Lesson 1: Google Expeditions: Respiratory System – Lung Structure https://goo.gl/JY0DyB Lesson 2: Google Expeditions: Respiratory System – Gas exchange in the alveoli https://goo.gl/c5f0xR Lesson 3: Google Expeditions: Respiratory System – Ventilation https://goo.gl/6Rnenz Lesson 4: Google Expeditions: Respiratory System – Disease https://goo.gl/eDJXTf Cover image credit: Flickr - Loren Kerns

By DigitalExplorer

Day in the life of a mini-beast #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Day in the life of a mini-beast #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops student knowledge of a variety of mini-beasts as well as creative writing skills. Students can choose from a range of different mini-beast expeditions on Google Expeditions: the Ambush Bug, Whip Spider, Malayan Jungle Nymph (pictured), Giant Devil's Flower Mantis or Darkling Beetle. Students first describe their chosen mini-beast using the photos in the Google Expedition, commenting also on how the creature is adapted to its environment. Then, they develop creative writing skills, writing a story from the point of view of one of the mini-beasts. Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see: https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/ To download Google Docs versions of the lesson plan and student sheet go to: https://goo.gl/Fhj1xU Cover image credit: Wikipedia – Bernard Dupont

By DigitalExplorer

Introducing the International Space Station #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Introducing the International Space Station #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson takes students into space to explore the concepts of gravity, orbit and the forces acting on the International Space Station. Journey off the planet with this Google Expedition to explore forces and motion in a new and exciting way. Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see: https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/. This Google Expeditions Lesson is number 1 of a 4 lesson sequence. It can be used as a standalone lesson or in conjunction with others listed below. Links direct to Google Docs versions of the lessons. Lesson 1: Google Expeditions: Introducing the International Space Station https://goo.gl/Wy5A2F Lesson 2: Google Expeditions: Life in Microgravity https://goo.gl/3cqhwv Lesson 3: Google Expeditions: Microgravity and Experiments https://goo.gl/iU4V3z Lesson 4: Google Expeditions: Build your own Space Station https://goo.gl/mCo36M

By DigitalExplorer