Google SketchUp Lesson Plans

The Google SketchUp Lesson Plan Library

           We're looking for lesson plans for this library. Have a Google SketchUp lesson plan that you'd like to share with others?  Submit it for review.

           If you're looking for ideas, you can start with SketchUp in the Classroom [PDF]

5 Cool Ideas for How to Use SketchUp in Your Classroom

            Ready to explore SketchUp? Here are some ideas of how you might want to use Google SketchUp in your classroom:

  1. Build a 3D model of your school.
  2. Use SketchUp to visualize the geometry concepts you are teaching.
  3. Create a 3D model of the California Missions and then incorporate those models into Google Earth.
  4. Have students build a model of their houses, and geo-locate them in Google Earth.
  5. When studying architecture of the past, create a 3D model of an ancient pyramid

Other Resources for Google SketchUp and Google Earth Lesson Plans

           While we build up our lesson plan library, we encourage you to visit other sites we know of such as:

Would you like to use other Google Products in your curriculum? Check out the Google Apps Lesson Plans.

For more Google Apps educational resources, including video tutorials, discussion forum, community map, and news, visit the Google Apps Education Community site.