sc.04 Exploring inequalities within cities using Google Earth on web

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Documenting inequalities within cities

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Develop your basic skills

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Google Earth on web essential skills

Ensure you can:

  • Search for a location.
  • Create a project.
  • Add locations to a project and style places.
  • Use Street View within Earth in Chrome projects.
  • Add information to an info pane.
  • Use fullscreen slides to give a project structure.
Geo tool

Exploring inequalities within cities

Geo tool

Use a Earth in Chrome Project to Claim, Support, Question


Google Earth

Example project - Los Angeles, USA


Locations

Scale

  1. Scale - Country
  2. Scale - City
  3. Scale - Location
Think

Claim

  1. Disparities - fewer challenges
  2. Disparities - more challenges
Write

Support

  1. Support the claim you have made with evidence using either a video clip (of a news report) or a link to a news article about the situation. Extract 3 data points from the evidence and list them in an 'info box'.
Concepts

Question

  • Question the claim - can you find similar disparities in the city in which you live/go to school?

You will be using a sequence based upon the 'Claim - Support - Question' routine to explore inequalities in urban areas.

Link

Harvard Project Zero - Claim, Support, Question