Mapping Our World for ArcGIS Online

Mapping Our World

Mapping Our World was developed to enhance GIS learning for students of all levels, grade school through college, and to provide teachers with comprehensive and easy-to-use resources for GIS instruction in the classroom. Updated teacher and student materials are available at no-cost to download and use in classroom instruction. Find Mapping Our World for ArcGIS for Desktop 10 here.

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 Start here Introductory Materials
Module 1: Geographic inquiry
Lesson 1: The basics
Module 2: Geology
Lesson 1: The earth moves
Module 2: Geology
Lesson 2: Life on the edge
Module 3: Climate
Lesson 1: Running hot and cold
Module 3: Climate
Lesson 2: Seasonal differences 
Module 4: Populations
Lesson 1: The march of time 
Module 4: Populations
Lesson 2: Growing pains
Module 5: Boundaries
Lesson 1: Crossing the line
Module 5: Boundaries
Lesson 2: A line in the sand
Module 6: Economics
Lesson 1: The wealth of nations
Module 6: Economics
Lesson 2: Share and share alike
Module 7: Forces of Nature
Lesson 1: Water world
Module 7: Forces of Nature
Lesson 2: In the eye of the storm