Students compare the similarities and differences between their own place and a different place. They use Google maps to research the lifestyle of someone living in a small town and imagine what it would be like to live there.
The geographical tools integrated in this lesson includes mapping – identifying location, distance, spatial distributions, Spatial Technologies – global positioning, Visual Representation – web tools.
The geographical concepts include place and space.
What would it be like to live in another place?
GE2-2, GE2-1, GE2-4