Here are a couple new google tools I heard about in a library forum that you might find interesting:
Global genie - allows kids to teleport to places around the globe. It seems to only do random teleportation, but this could be a cool tool to use to introduce students to a new country by seeing it's landscape in street view.
Google Art Project Gives users a single portal to visit the online collections of art museums from around the world.
A sky map app which allows you to point your phone at the night sky and have the visible constellations mapped. Only for Android. Sorry i-phone users.
Google Moon allows you to walk on the surface of the moon with a commentary by Buzz Aldrin. This is a part of google earth. Unfortunately you can not access the preview from school since it is a youtube video.
Let me know if you find ways to use these in your classrooms!
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