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Maps! Maps! Maps!

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Maps story: Google Lit Trips, to... 

EXPLORE NEW PLACES
  • Enter in a start and end destination, Roadtrip Mixtape fills in local music for your drive. 
  • Let your daily playlist take you on a musical journey (OK the only plays a sample for some songs, but at least gives you a taste of local music in different areas). If you like a song look them up on Grooveshark
  • Learn about any neighborhood in the US 
  • Real estate, school, crime, population and others


  • Jump straight to Google Street View by address
  • SEARCH and see what you can find
  • GoogleEarthHacks: User uploaded Google Earth files

  • Find popular photo locations, anywhere in the world

CREATING AND SHARING CONTENT
Google Maps... of course
  • Create and edit simple to complex maps that 
  • Great resource when you need to print map
  • Improve the area around you (where possible) 
Tripline.net  Share your adventures and stories through interactive maps, pictures, words. 

Map Tales  Simplistic version of Tripline


REFERENCE & HISTORICAL
  • Public DNR data on a variety of topics to download use as you like. 
  • Individual city and county maps. Updated annually

  • U of MN library committed to Minnesota Geography, past and present
Eric Simmons 
New Ulm Public Schools | Director of Instructional Technology 
esimmons @ newulm.k12.mn.us






Crib Sheet: Google Earth 



CURRENT EVENTS
Trendsmap.comReal-time map of Twitter Feeds around the world

Public Flickr MapGeotagged public Flickr photos displayed on a map

Hubii: Online newspapers all over the globe and personal "Mapazine" of news


DATA VIRTUALIZATION AND CONCEPTUALIZATION
Batchgeo Upload map data on spreadsheet, instant map

Hillmap Awesome side-by-side topographical maps and analysis



America Revealed PBS Short Stories on how America "works"

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