By using Google Earth your students will explore the green areas in their neighbourhood or area. Students will determine whether the area that they live in has enough green space and will design a new town that is greener.
- build skills in using an aerial map to review and estimate the amount of green space in the local area
- begin to form opinions about land use
- identify why some areas are more likely to be dedicated to green space
- distinguish between different kinds of green space.
Lesson guides and printables
- Access to Google Earth
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