Introduction to GIS

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Today's teens love technology! Draw them into this lesson by finding out what they know about GPS. Use it as a starting point for introducing them to GIS (geographic information systems). Using yarn, your class outlines the United States in a large open area. Introduce related vocabulary as you work together to fill the map. Although this is a brief lesson, it makes an interesting introduction to a remote imaging or technology unit.

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Resource Details

Grade
3rd - 12th
Subjects
Geography
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
30 mins
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
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Technology
Projection
Internet Access
Year
2013
Usage Permissions
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