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

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The International Space Station (ISS) - Reading Comprehension TextQuick View

The International Space Station (ISS) - Reading Comprehension Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text describes in detail the International Space Station, its importance in the field of science and innovation and its possible future ventures. After carefully reading a text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, a matching exercise, a crossword and finally participate in an in class discussion on the ISS and the broader field of space exploration. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. Ideally, this handout could be used along a #GoogleExpeditions ISS virtual reality trip!

By MariaPht

Exploring Santa's Journey with #GoogleExpeditionQuick View

Exploring Santa's Journey with #GoogleExpedition

Students will discover Santa’s home, workshop and sleigh. Students will be able to practice their observation and listening skills to engage in a class discussion across different subject matters. Students will count, identify shapes, identify colors, and learn about animals. The Expedition is designed to be read in order, as the content rhymes. Students will practice their rhyming skills with a worksheet. This lesson also includes a coloring and writing activity, as well as a science worksheet. To download the lesson plan and activities, go here: https://goo.gl/nTbpqB

By expeditionsny

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

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

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

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

Environmental change in Borneo #GoogleExpeditions LessonQuick View

Environmental change in Borneo #GoogleExpeditions Lesson

This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops student understanding of the concept of environmental change using Borneo as a case study. Students will visit Borneo using the Google Expeditions virtual field trip and learn about the factors driving environmental change including the role of palm oil production. Students will then propose solutions to the problems resulting from deforestation. 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/Smu3UK Cover image credit: Flickr- Wakx

By DigitalExplorer

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

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

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

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

By DigitalExplorer

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

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