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Free Technology for Teachers: A Cartoon Explanation and Game About International Trade

Free Technology for Teachers: A Cartoon Explanation and Game About International Trade | Geography | Scoop.it
"After watching the video on international trade have your students put their new knowledge to use in Trading Around the World from the International Monetary Fund."
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Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia

Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Geography | Scoop.it
“ Teacher resources for Australian Curriculum”
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The Water Cycle Rap | Water in the world - Year 7 Australian Curriculum: Geography

The Water Cycle Rap | Water in the world - Year 7 Australian Curriculum: Geography | Geography | Scoop.it
“ Want another AMAZING education rap video? Check out Sun, Moon, Earth now!!”
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This Man Will Show You More In One Minute Than You’ll See In a Lifetime. Seriously.

This Man Will Show You More In One Minute Than You’ll See In a Lifetime. Seriously. | Geography | Scoop.it
“ Be awed. Be inspired.”
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Changing Earth

Changing Earth | Geography | Scoop.it
“Over the years, ISS astronauts have had a rare opportunity to witness climate change on Earth from space.”
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Persuasive Writing Techniques - Australian Curriculum Lessons

Persuasive Writing Techniques - Australian Curriculum Lessons | Geography | Scoop.it
“English Lessons, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8”
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40 maps that explain the world

40 maps that explain the world | Geography | Scoop.it
“Visualizing everything from the spread of religion to the most racially tolerant countries to the world's writing systems.”
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A Step by Step Guide to Creating A Virtual Field Trip Using Google Earth

A Step by Step Guide to Creating A Virtual Field Trip Using Google Earth | Geography | Scoop.it

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Air Sketch: Wireless Whiteboard for the iPad

Air Sketch: Wireless Whiteboard for the iPad | Geography | Scoop.it
Turn your iPad into a wireless whiteboard! Annotate PDF documents and images live. You can now project PDF documents (such as exported PowerPoint or Keynote decks) to a computer on the same local network, then annotate them in real time, all from your iPad.
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Juicy Geography

Juicy Geography | Geography | Scoop.it
“ Ideas and lesson plans for teaching geography with Google Earth, and lots of other ideas and resources for educators.”
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Is the World Empty? Or Overcrowded? It's Both

Is the World Empty? Or Overcrowded? It's Both | Geography | Scoop.it
"For city dwellers, it may seem like the world is packed full with people. But not everywhere is so densely populated; in fact, many places in the world are seemingly void of life.There are over 7 billion people on the planet, a massive number that paints an image of human life sprawling densely over the planet...humans are unevenly distributed across the planet, leaving some areas that are densely populated and others that are largely void of life."
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The Human Imprint

The Human Imprint | Geography | Scoop.it
“A Human Geography Resource; Especially for Teachers”The Human Imprint is home to everything Human Geography related for the student, educator, and the every day Joe/Jane. This site includes geographic related stories, lesson plans, and other links that bring us closer to understanding the “why of where.”
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Making water flow: An interview with Matt Damon and Gary White | McKinsey & Company

Making water flow: An interview with Matt Damon and Gary White | McKinsey & Company | Geography | Scoop.it
“What does it take to get clean water to those who need it? According to the cofounders of Water.org, actor Matt Damon and Gary White, less than you may think—and the payback is tremendous. A McKinsey & Company article.”
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The Power of Comics

The Power of Comics | Geography | Scoop.it
“ Comic apps are an important addition to any student's learning armoury and I know that many classrooms are already engaged with them but I wanted to: study the various uses for them in general educ...”
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Interactive - National Geographic Magazine

Interactive - National Geographic Magazine | Geography | Scoop.it

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Years 7–8 | Inquiry and skills | Years 7-8 | Weather maps and climate graphs | GeogSpace

Years 7–8 | Inquiry and skills | Years 7-8 | Weather maps and climate graphs | GeogSpace | Geography | Scoop.it
“Weather maps and climate graphs - an Australian Curriculum linked y7 geography activity from Geogspace/AGTA http://t.co/Mnv0WaNadq”
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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Ways To Look At The World As A Village

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Ways To Look At The World As A Village | Geography | Scoop.it

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Movie-making for everyone | Plotagon

Movie-making for everyone | Plotagon | Geography | Scoop.it
Plotagon is a tool that lets anyone create an animated movie directly from a written screenplay. Write your story, choose actors, environments and music. Press play and your movie is done. It's that simple.
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Make Presentations Different

Make Presentations Different | Geography | Scoop.it
With SlideIdea, presentations are no longer a one-man show. SlideIdea gives presenters the tools to engage their audience through their audience’s smart phones, laptops, and tablets. Each SlideIdea presentation is provided a unique URL (i.e, www.sld.im/12345 ). Regardless of the location, an audience can simply input the URL into their internet browser and then immediately follow along with slides, participate in polls, ask questions, or even network.
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Interactive Wind Map

Interactive Wind Map | Geography | Scoop.it
“Mesmerizing.”
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15 Unique and Creative Ways to Use iPads in the Classroom

15 Unique and Creative Ways to Use iPads in the Classroom | Geography | Scoop.it
Here are some great new ideas to use your iPad in your classroom, K-12 and beyond! The iPad, as we all know, is a great tool for education. We are hoping that you can use at least a few of these ne...
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Fieldwork For Geography and Environmental Science

“This site hosts a variety of videos that take students through how to carry out a number of fieldwork techniques.”
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Great Interactive Site on Climate Change

Great Interactive Site on Climate Change | Geography | Scoop.it

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