|Kevin Amboe is a Google Certified Teacher and Apple Distinguished Educator. Currently he is working with the Surrey School District as the Information and Media Literacy Coordinator. Together with two other teachers, we support 126 school sites for all things relating to Educational Technology.|
He has completed two Google Literature Trips that are posted on GoogleLitTrips.org.
Hana's Suitcase by Karen Levine - A story about a Czechoslavakian family and the impact of WWII. The Literature Trip follows the several storylines in this book. The Lit Trip is posted here. There are additional resources and files to support the Google Earth File posted here.
Underground to Canada by Barbara Smucker - A story about two slave girls and their journey to freedom from Mississippi to Ontario. There are several features in the Google Earth file to help with studying the novel. The Lit Trip is posted here. There are additional resources and files to support the Google Earth File posted here.
I have started a collaboration project that Carol Larow (fellow GCT and ADE) is presenting at the Boston Learning Communities conference July 2008. You can find this located at http://sites.google.com/site/kevinamboe/ We plan to have several Google Documents connected for sharing of information between the four locations.