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BBC Dimensions: Help Students Put World Events Into Perspective Geographically

BBC – Dimensions –  How big Really?

Dimensions takes important places, events and things, and overlays them onto a map of where you are.  In my map, I put in my zip code and choose the Gulf Oil Spill if it had happened at that zip code.  Here’s the map!  It really helps students visualize the impact of an event.

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This entry was posted on June 20, 2012 by in Educational Resources and tagged , .
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