Plate Tectonics and a Search Lesson



This can be a put up from my archives that matches with the theme of Geography Consciousness Week. 

This morning I responded to a Tweet from somebody who was on the lookout for “plate tectonics digital experiences for college students.” My thoughts instantly went to utilizing Google Earth. A fast search in my archives and I discovered this lesson plan calling for utilizing Google Earth to show plate tectonics and I discovered this Google Map full of placemarks containing questions on plate tectonics. I knew that I may discover extra Google Earth information associated to plate tectonics if I simply spent a couple of minutes looking out. 

As a substitute of simply opening Google Earth and looking for excursions about or associated to plate tectonics I went to Google and searched in line with file kind. The file sorts supported in Google Earth and KML and KMZ, however KML is extra generally used. So to conduct the search I entered plate tectonics filetype:kml You can too accomplish the identical factor by opening the superior search menu in Google and choosing KML from the filetype menu. Within the video that’s embedded beneath I display each strategies of trying to find Google Earth information.