Engagement: Students can co-engage by creating and researching with their parents or another student. The Google Earth software allows the students to connect with the actual places their families came from and dive deeper into visuals and placing images in exact locations of where they are from. (Score=5)
Enhancement: Google Earth allows students to see the places overseas, place authentic images and reflect on their families history through the recording feature. This would be much harder to do without Google Earth (Score=5).
Extension: This project is situated in an authentic setting and asks students to use research skills (Score=4).
*This lesson could also take full advantage of Ancestry.com to do research on families!
Total Triple E Score= about 14