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Google Earth Voyager Story: Polygon Architecture, Part 1

In this Google Earth Voyager Story, explore the geometry of polygons in the context of architecture. To see the Google Earth version of this lesson go to this link (best viewed in Chrome).

In this exploration we visit:

  • The Pentagon (Washington, DC)
  • Drum Point Lighthouse (Solomons Island, MD)
  • Changi Airport (Singapore)
  • Baptistry of St. John (Florence, Italy)
  • The Petronas Towers (Kuala, Lumpur, Malaysia)

Note: The download is the teacher's guide.

To see the complete collection of Google Voyager Stories, click on this link

Common Core Standards CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.G.B.6, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.3
Grade Range 8 - 12
Curriculum Nodes Geometry
    • Polygons
        • Applications of Polygons
Copyright Year 2020
Keywords Google Earth