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Events / News

 

Happy Earth Science Week, Oct. 8-14

Landsat education materials: lessons, puzzles, posters, remote sensing...

for more about the 2017 Indiana Geographic Bee

results Indiana's 2017 ESRI AGO Middle School Story Map Competition

follow the Giant County Maps & Timelines Project

Interested in borrowing a Giant Map of Indiana ... two options ... see below

Explore the many careers in Geography!

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Solar Eclipse Experience Survey...help create the Story Map...takes 1 minute!

Students at St. Christopher School in Indianapolis learn new skills on the Giant Map of Indiana

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Dr. Ronald Morris, Ball State University Department of History, receives the 2017 Best Lesson Plan Award from the National Council for Geographic Education: "Traveling with Eighth-Grade Students to Learn About State and Local History". Ron travelled to the 2017 NCGE Annual Conference with his parents ... visiting places along the way that they have not experienced before :)

Dr. Roger Jenkinson retires after teaching Geography for 57 years ... the last 52 at Taylor University's Geography Department. Roger was one of GENI's Founders in the early 1980's and was the longest serving GENI Board President. THANK YOU, Roger and Jan, for all of your time, energy, and expertise in creating an organization that Indiana citizens can rely upon for Geography education!!! (wife Jan, son Eric, grandson Jacob)

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Fun & dynamic opportunities to teach & learn MORE about Indiana across the curriculum

GIANT TRAVELING MAPS OF INDIANA

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schedule a GTM IN for your classroom, school, library, museum ...

 

Resources

 

IN BioBlitz

Indiana Bioblitz 2016 archived webinar of April 12, 2016;

National Geographic BioBlitz (ideas, curriculum, resources, videos...)

National Park Service BioBlitz

iNaturalist

Get OUTSIDE and become a citizen scientist!

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Geospatial Inter-Actives for Indiana High School Students

(taking GHW or APHG)

 

1. Land Use Change: A GeoSpatial Tutorial on

GPS, Remote Sensing & GIS

Educator Lesson Plan

on-line Inter-Active

 

2. Water & Drought: Two Sides of the Same Coin -

A GeoSpatial Tutorial on GPS, Remote Sensing & GIS

Educator Lesson Plan

on-line Inter-Active

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Geospatial Inter-Active for Indiana Middle School Students

Focus on Natural Hazards: A Geospatial Tutorial on GPS, Remote Sensing and GIS

Educator Lesson Plan

on-line Inter-Active

 

Link to Landsat images for some IN counties via IndianaView

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Indiana Broadband: Don't Get Left Behind!

  • What is it? What type of information does the map convey?
  • Why is it important to Indiana's economy? How does broadband impact your life?

Download the postcard

Lesson Plan for IN high school students: GHW, APHG

To learn more about Indiana and broadband, visit http://www.in.gov/gis/Broadband.htm

To participate in an on-line broadband data test in your community, visit http://www.indianabroadbandmap.com

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Geography Book Blog

Newest book blogs:

The Walk by Lee Goldberg

and

Life As We Knew It by Susan Pfeffer

Accepting appropriate, geographic book blog submissions

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Archived GENI Newsletters

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INDIANA ATLAS (updates in progress)

Indiana in Maps:  Geographic Perspectives of the Hoosier State

A GENI Publication!

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National Geographic Education Website

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