The start of the school year is when many of us are excited to try new and different things. If you’re looking for something new to try this year, take a look at my Around the World With Google Earth activity. It’s loosely based on The Amazing Race and it’s a fun way to introduce students to the basics of using Google Earth. If you need some help getting started with Google Earth, take a look at the tutorials that I have embedded below. 

How to Measure in 2D and 3D in Google Earth

How to Add Videos to Your Google Earth Projects

How to Record a Narrated Google Earth Tour in Your Web Browser

How to Create a Simple Google Earth Tour

How to Measure Perimeter and Area in Google Earth