Name _____________________________

 

Project One: Geographic Search (Flat Map Viewer) - STS089

Select an image of the Andes - Zoom in fast till you get an image

Name of image:__________________________________

Image Number __________________________________

What School ____________________________________

Latitude ________________________________________

Longitude ______________________________________

Size of Image

Height _____________

Width _______________

How could you categorize this image? ( Use descriptors for this -for example, mountains, cloud types, rivers, roads, snow etc.)

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Orientation of image ( needs to be flipped, rotated, is correct)

______________________________________________________________________

 

Project Two: Form Search - By School Name - STS086

How many images targeted by Buist were very cloudy? ________

Select the last image on the second page.

Name of image:__________________________________

Image Number __________________________________

What School ____________________________________

Latitude ________________________________________

Longitude ______________________________________

Size of Image

Height _____________

Width _______________

How could you categorize this image? ( Use descriptors for this -for example, mountains, cloud types, rivers, roads, snow etc.)

____________________________________________________________________________

____________________________________________________________________________

Highlight the image number and type in kidsat/ return -

Compose - shows you the image on a map.

Direction Arrow - shows you the northern direction

With this information determine the orientation.

Orientation of image ( needs to be flipped, rotated, is correct)

______________________________________________________________________

Is there anything exceptional on this image which might be explored?

______________________________________________________________________

 

 

Project Three: Form Search - Geographic Search

Enter the following information

STS086 and STS089

Auckland Island

How many images are available? ____________

Select 2 images and find the following information.

What schools?_______________ What schools?_______________

___________________________ ___________________________

Latitude ____________________ Latitude ____________________

Longitude ___________________ Longitude ___________________

 

Size of images Size of images

height ____________ height ____________

width ______________ width ______________

 

Classification terms:_____________ Classification terms:_____________

____________________________ ____________________________

 

Project Four: Top Ten Images

Select your favorite image

Name of image:__________________________________

Image Number __________________________________

What School ____________________________________

Latitude ________________________________________

Longitude ______________________________________

Size of Image

Height _____________

Width _______________

How could you categorize this image? ( Use descriptors for this - for example, mountains, cloud types, rivers, roads, snow etc.)

______________________________________________________________________

______________________________________________________________________

Orientation of image ( needs to be flipped, rotated, is correct)

___________________________________

 

Project Five:Search EarthKAM Digital Images

read the helpful hints, tutorial, and description

Using the search digital EarthKAM Images, find images of the Great Barrier Reef. How many images did you find? ___________ How many were

good?_____

Key in mountains. How many images of mountains did you find? _________

 

Project Six: Latest Images

Find 08115348 - Ethiopian Plains

What are some of the land characteristics you see in this image.

Make it huge. Make it large. Make it medium. What difference does it make when you change the size of the image? _____________________________

_____________________________________________________________

Project Seven: Return to the Datasys page

Click on the greatest Images.

Find your favorite image - print the detailed information about that image

What is the name of your favorite image?______________________

Find an image of Odessa, Ukraine ( hint - it is all white)

What is the image number of this image?____________________

Find an image of mountains with snow. What is the name of this image and what is its number? __________________________________

What is its latitude and longitude?__________________________

Find an image of a coast line with beaches and shallow water. What is the name and number of this image?________________________

 

Project Eight: Using the Flat Map find images from the following areas.

What are their names, latitude and longitude, and the image number.

 

Central Africa:_______________________________________________

 

Southern South America _______________________________________

 

Western Australia ____________________________________________

 

Saudi Arabia: ______________________________________________

 

If you have time watch the slide show on this page. It does take some time.

http://kidsat.JPL.NASA.GOV/kidsat/datasys

http://www.kidsat.ucsd.edu/earthkam

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