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Satellite Image Resources for the Classroom

Thumbnail image of fact sheetEnhance students’ learning of geography, map reading, earth science, and problem solving by observing landscape changes with the aid of satellite images.

Explore multiple tools for bringing satellite imagery into the classroom with the in our new Fact Sheet. These resources meet standards related to Earth and Human Activity.

 

 

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