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GeoMentor Case Studies and Student Project Examples

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Case Studies

Learn about how GeoMentors are working with the K-12 community across the US.


Student and Classroom Project Examples

Click on the following links to view actual projects completed by students across the United States:

Presentation on NDVI for high school students. (PDF here) (Case Study here

 A lesson plan for 6th graders created by GeoMentor Lucy Stanfield, GISP. (Printable PDF here) (Case study here)

Youth led Mapping to Improve the Health and Wellbeing of Children in Our Communities. Watch the video here.

 Elementary students' crowd-sourcing map. (Map link) (Case study here)

Career Fair Presentation (Link)

Noble Academy's Drone Learning Program; Grades 5-12.

GeoMentor Extraordinaire Nettie Ginocchetti's GeoSpatial Gallery

SHINE After School Program's ArcGIS Online Map Gallery

Central Pennylvania's GIS Day

Tsalteshi Trail System - Soldotna, Alaska (Web Map here; Web App here; Case study here)

2016-2017 SHINE Story Map (Case study here)

SHINE Lights On After School App (Case study here)

Home on the Reef (Case study here)

Exploring Geologic Events by Mrs. Follin's Class (Case Study here)

Brevard Public Schools Sales Surtax Projects (Case study here)

Creekside High School Celebrate GIS Day

Andre & David's Summer Internship Storymap (Case Study here)

Traffic Interruption Site (Case Study here)

Free Lunch in Schools Story Map (Case study here)

Cigarette Location Web App (Case Study here)

Magnet School Story Map (Case study here)

Eradicating Japanese Barberry in the University of Connecticut Forest in Storrs, CT.

The Spatial Labs at Borton Magnet School in Tucson, AZ. Watch the video here. (Case study here)

Student Testimonial: Catherine

Story Maps of World Biomes at Summit-Questa Middle School; Davie, FL. Papers. Maps.

Project-based learning at Washington-Lee High School; Arlington, VA
Sample Maps shared by teacher Eric Cromwell of Baltimore County Public Schools


 4-H Youth Community Mapping Projects


Web Mapping at Rutter Middle School; Sacramento, CA



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GeoMentor All-Star: Dunny Green

Read about Dunny's efforts in Mississippi since 1998

Click here.