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Geography Skill- Image Analysis

A short video that goes through the geographical skill on image analysis. This is a crucial skill for exams.
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Google Released A New Geography Based Game ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Google Released A New Geography Based Game ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Geography | Scoop.it

"Google has recently released a new game called Smarty Pins which uses Google Maps for its layout. This is basically a game that tests players geography and trivia skills. I have been tinkering with it for sometime today and thought it ideal for classroom use with students."


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2013 World Population Data Sheet Interactive World Map

2013 World Population Data Sheet Interactive World Map | Geography | Scoop.it

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Victoria McNamara's curator insight, December 11, 2013 11:28 AM

By looking at this data sheet you can see that the worlds population will increase by the millions in 2050. These populations will increase in areas that are already very populated and in areas that are not so heavily populated yet. 

Lona Pradeep Parad's curator insight, May 28, 2014 7:00 PM

This is an interactive map where you can click the year you wish and see what the population is or will be. it allows a person to observe and understand population growth better.

Katelyn Sesny's curator insight, October 31, 2014 12:21 PM

A straightforward map that puts previous knowledge (of the rapidly growing population and the limited food supply) into prescriptive. -UNIT 2

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The state of the Great Barrier Reef: experts respond

The state of the Great Barrier Reef: experts respond | Geography | Scoop.it
Two landmark reports on the health of the Great Barrier Reef have outlined the pressure it is being put under by climate…

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Lorraine Chaffer's curator insight, August 16, 2014 4:27 AM

Option - marine or coastal environments and management 

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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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Maps and the Geospatial Revolution

Maps and the Geospatial Revolution | Geography | Scoop.it
Seth Dixon‘s insight: This online course, Maps and the Geospatial Revolution, is designed to be an easy on-ramp to 21st century geospatial tools and any geography teacher hoping to modernize their skillset would do well to take this course...

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8 Types Of Infographics & Which One To Use When [Infographic]

8 Types Of Infographics & Which One To Use When [Infographic] | Geography | Scoop.it
This visual presentation shows you the 8 types of infographics, and which one is the most effective to use depending on the content you are developing.

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David Baker's curator insight, October 29, 2013 5:48 PM

Selecting the correct type of format greatly increases effectiveness of content.  THis is similar to helping students learn to write for audience and purpose.

Deborah Owen's curator insight, November 1, 2013 9:54 AM

Good to know about.

John O'Connor's curator insight, March 19, 2014 8:47 AM

info graphics are something that I really want to develop more skills in.

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Tourism threatened by climate change as ski slopes thaw, seas rise

Tourism threatened by climate change as ski slopes thaw, seas rise | Geography | Scoop.it
Climate change is a growing threat to tourism, from thawing ski resorts to coral reefs hit by warmer seas, and the industry itself should do more to curb its soaring greenhouse gas emissions, a study showed on Tuesday.

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Welcome to 'Geography Education'

Welcome to 'Geography Education' | Geography | Scoop.it

Finding Materials: This site is designed for geography students and teachers to find interesting, current supplemental materials.  To search for place-specific posts, browse this interactive map.  To search for thematic posts, see http://geographyeducation.org/thematic/ (organized by the APHG curriculum).  Also you can search for a keyword by clicking on the filter tab above.


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Rich Schultz's curator insight, November 18, 2014 2:10 PM

Geography and current events

Olivier Tabary's curator insight, November 28, 2014 12:06 PM

Many interesting tools to practice and to discover

Jamie Mitchell's curator insight, March 8, 2016 1:04 AM

Amazing resources about places and topics in Geography

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Where we get our fresh water - Christiana Z. Peppard

Where we get our fresh water - Christiana Z. Peppard | Geography | Scoop.it
Fresh water accounts for only 2.5% of Earth's water, yet it is vital for human civilization. What are our sources of fresh water? In the first of a two part series on fresh water, Christiana Z. Peppard breaks the numbers down and discusses who is using it and to what ends.

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