A geography lesson, a technology exploration, a cultural experience and a problem-solving puzzle all in one! Meet Mystery Skype. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZdMnkWHG7s As you can see in the video, Mystery Skype in essence connects your classroom digitally with another anywhere in the world. Then, students must work collaboratively within the classroom and with the other community to … Continue reading Mystery Skype: Connect Your Classroom With The World!
A little while ago I posted about an amazing addicting, online geographical guessing game called GeoGuessr. As I mention in the post, GeoGuessr plops you down somewhere in the world, and it is your task to figure out exactly where that might be by using Google Maps and Google Earth to find geographical clues. Well, thanks to GeoSettr, … Continue reading GeoSettr: Create Your Own GeoGuessr Challenge!
Want to know what I did all weekend? I spent an obnoxious amount of time playing GeoGuessr - and I'm seriously addicted. Created by Anton Wallén, this game plops you down somewhere in the world, and it is your task to figure out exactly where that might be! Below is a screenshot of the basic setup … Continue reading GeoGuessr: Addicting Google Maps Guessing Game!