Fall10 FIG-5 Using Physical Geography Online Resources

Area: Physical Geography


Rita Haberlin
Elena Givental

Research Question:

How do physical geography students use online resources to learn and understand earth science concepts?


  1. Use Moodle early in the semester;
  2. Research open textbooks that are available and find how to synchronize them with course syllabi;
  3. Gather topographical maps from U.S. Geological Survey;
  4. Increase use of Google Earth and its accompanying manual: Encounter Earth.

Final Report: