How can we effectively explain the past using maps?

Learning goals:

Student will be able to:

  1. use ArcGIS StoryMaps to link historical metadata to geographic metadata.

  2. demonstrate how to link different types of digital information (images, text, and GIS data) to explain the past.

  3. use metadata to describe an image.

  4. analyze how an image can contextualize our understanding of the past [This is the most important learning goal].

  5. publish a StoryMap to the web

1. Navigate to

Navigate to
Navigate to

2. Create a public account.

Create a public account.
Create a public account.

3. Click on Create a Story, either the upper right button or on the green button.