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Alibrandi, Marsha
GIS in the classroom : using geographic information systems in social studies and environmental science / Marsha Alibrandi ; foreword by Charlie Fitzpatrick
Portsmouth, NH : Heinemann, c2003
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL 300.285 ALI    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Social sciences -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Computer network resources
Environmental sciences -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Computer network resources
Geographic information systems
Physical Description xv, 176 p. : ill. ; 23 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-176)
Contents What's GIS done for me lately? -- Is there any spatially intelligent life on this planet? -- Where is GIS in schools and in social studies? -- The people must prove that there is water : an environmental community service project -- Oral history, GIS, and the Web : putting African American history on the map -- Building community and movin' on up in Motor city : Farr Tech -- Interlude for a critical perspective : are we bridging the digital divide? -- Getting behind the map : critical thinking and community service learning in the Capitol Area -- Problem solving in Canada -- Conclusions and implications
Note - System Details System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: Windows/PC: Pentium processor (233 MHz or higher), Windows 95 (or higher); Macintosh: PowerPC processor, System 8 (or higher)
Series SOE Curriculum Lab

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