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

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

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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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

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

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

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Caution Volcanoes At Work! #GoogleExpeditionQuick View

Caution Volcanoes At Work! #GoogleExpedition

Selected Expedition: The Hidden World of the National Parks - Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Grade(s): 3-5 Subject(s): Science/ELA Number of Students: 20-25 Objectives: To understand the nature of different volcanoes in order to predict their potential impact on humans.

By micahshippee

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

Shopping, Palm Oil and the Rainforest  - #GoogleExpeditionQuick View

Shopping, Palm Oil and the Rainforest - #GoogleExpedition

This lesson uses a Google Expedition to help students understand their role in Global Issues. In this case we see how deforestation in the tropical rainforest is caused by the purchase of Palm Oil in common products available in the supermarket. During the expedition students make notes on this distribution chain and consider the impacts this is having on 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: Environmental Change in Borneo UK - Science - Biology - Ecology - Geography

By acaffrey

Angles & Iceland #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Angles & Iceland #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson is a fun way to develop students' understanding and application of simple angles. Go on a tour of Iceland with Google Expeditions. Perform different angle turns clockwise and counter-clockwise. Describe what you see to check your learning. Can you find examples of other angles in the landscape? 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/OnHf2R Cover image credit: Wikipedia – Andreas Tille

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Gravity #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Gravity #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops students' understanding of gravity. Abstract concepts, such as gravity, 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 gravity 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: https://goo.gl/tuNykS. Cover image credit: Wikipedia – Mike Murphy

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