Resources for Teachers

AmericaView

Topics: Remote sensing, satellite imagery, earth observations, satellites

Length: Varies

Type of Resource Being Described: Various Links

Introduction:

USGS is a partner in AmericaView, which has lesson plans and other education resources for working with satellite imagery. Mostly targeted to grades 6-12. Includes links to various lesson plans, games, tutorials, and other educational resources.

Objectives:

Give students a foundational understanding of satellite imagery acquisition and use.

Instructions:

Use the AmericaView website to look thorough lessons plans and other resources.