GEOG 863
GIS Mashups for Geospatial Professionals



Lesson 3 is one week in length. (See the Calendar in Canvas for specific due dates.) To finish this lesson, you must complete the activities listed below. You may find it useful to print this page out first so that you can follow along with the directions.

Steps to Completing Lesson 3
Step Activity Access/Directions
1 Work through Lesson 3. You are in the Lesson 3 online content now. The Overview page is previous to this page, and you are on the Checklist page right now.
2 Complete "Plot Your Hometown" project. You will be working on this throughout the lesson.

  • Post the map of your hometown to your e-portfolio.
  • Below the map, include some reflection on what you learned from the lesson and/or any concepts that you found to be confusing (minimum 200 words).
Follow the directions throughout the lesson and on the "Plot Your Hometown" page.
3 Review a GIS mashup after you read the online content. Find a Google Maps API mashup that catches your eye and write a short review of it in the Lesson 3 Discussion Forum.
4 Take Quiz 3 after you read the online content. Go to the Canvas Homepage and click on the "Lesson 3 Quiz" link to begin the quiz.