The first three files are PowerPoint, so if you have access to that program you can download the presentation
Mapping for Journalists MSU.pptx
Mapping for Journalists - Census.pptx
Mapping for Journalists - Build maps.pptx
These three files are the PowerPoints converted to web pages automatically. They work in some browsers, such as Internet Explorer.
MSU Mapping for Journalists MSU.htm
Mapping for Journalists - Census.htm
Build maps in class
Then, here are some links that may help:
Learn more about Google maps:
Add content to Google map
Depending on your location, you can create personalized, annotated, customized maps using Google Maps. Your maps can contain the following:
- Add descriptive text, including rich text and HTML
- Embed photos and videos in your map
- Share your maps with others
- Collaborate with others New!
- Import KML or GeoRSS to your map New!
- Open it in Google Earth
You can also use and add additional content in Google Maps. Learn more.