Google Expeditions

Geography | Ages 11 - 14, 14 - 16

This unit will use Google Expeditions to give the students the opportunities to explore a number interesting environments, giving them a more immersive experience of the location. Students will develop their ability to describe, explain and analyse different locations and environments.

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Google Expeditions

Lesson 1: Introduction to Biomes

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to develop their knowledge and understanding of different biomes.

Lesson 2: Tundra and Taiga biomes

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to develop their knowledge and understanding of the Tundra and Taiga biomes.

Lesson 3: Tropical Rainforests and Temperate Forests

Students will use Google Expeditions to develop their knowledge and understanding of the Tropical Rainforest and Temperate Forest biomes.

Lesson 4: Savannah and Desert

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to develop their knowledge and understanding of Savannah and Desert biomes.

Lesson 5: Angel Falls

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to develop their knowledge and understanding of Angel Falls, in Venezuela.

Lesson 6: Environmental Change in Borneo

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to investigate why there is such rapid environmental change in Borneo.

Lesson 7: Wildlife Conservation

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to investigate conservation strategies used in the Democratic republic of the Congo.

Lesson 8: Plate Tectonics and Mount Everest

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to investigate how the movement of tectonic plates created Mount Everest.

Lesson 9: Farming in Tanzania

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to investigate whether a Tanzanian farmer’s life is more sustainable than their own.

Lesson 10: Reforestation in the Amazon

In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to investigate what can be done to save the Amazon rainforest.


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