Name: __________________________ Seventh Grade Social Studies
Date: ___________________________ Mr. LaBrache
Section: ____________________________ 1/3/12
Google Earth Introduction Class:
Using your introduction to Google Outline sheets, perform the following exercises to practice
1. Locate the region of the world where “Ancient Egypt” is found by double-clicking
the “Egypt Introduction Activity.”
2. There are placemarks on the map that mark some locations that will be covered in
our Ancient Egypt unit.
a. Use the word bank and put the correct name of the place next to the
b. Then, change the number that is on the Google Earth Egypt Introduction
Activity to the correct name of the location.
c. Change the placemarks to yellow for bodies of water
d. Change the placemarks for the cities and land features to bubbles with letters
in them, so that the letter in the bubble matches the first letter of the name of
Memphis Aswan Napata Meroe Arabian
Thebes Mediterranean Sea Khartoum Elephantine Gulf of Suez
Red Sea Luxor Israel Alexandria Sinai Peninsula
1. 7. 13.
2. 8. 14.
3. 9. 15.
4. 10. 16.
5. 11. 17.
3. While editing the Aswan placemark, create a “snapshot” view which allows you to
see all of your placemarks.