Virtual Field Trip Teacher Resources
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Virtual Field Trip: Lodging and Meals
Learners calculate the costs for lodging and meals for a virtual field trip. They calculate the number of nights lodging needed for road and city travel and the number of meals needed, the costs for each, and input the data using Microsoft Excel software.
5th - 7th Math 5 Views 13 Downloads
Across Five Aprils-Civil War Virtual Field Trips
Eighth graders explore the Civil War by reading Irene Hunt's novel, Across Five Aprils. They take virtual field trips to these battle sites and answer questions that guides them in their study of the Civil War.
8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 98 Downloads
Virtual Field Trip: Lesson Ten - Publishing
Class members publish a letter describing their Virtual Field Trip incorporating data from previously developed charts, graphs, and data tables. The final lesson in a series devoted to collecting information and publishing data.
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Virtual Field Trips
Learners access a variety of virtual field trip related resources on the Internet. They view videos, audio, panoramic views, and live Webcams regarding the White House, Pentagon, United Nations, rainforests, and various countries.
K - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 27 Downloads
Virtual Field Trip/ Gasoline Cost
Students complete a word problem to determine the cost of gasoline per mile of their virtual field trip. They determine the travel time and gasoline costs for two routes and record the information on a data sheet. They check their work using calculators before discussing the most economical route.
5th - 6th Math 3 Views 5 Downloads
Virtual Field Trip
Love this lesson idea! Using Google Earth, learners create a travel brochure highlighting a country studied, such as Ancient Rome, Egypt, Greece, or China. While this lesson provides a good template, a teacher would need to flesh-out the details, such as the instructions for the brochure.
6th Social Studies & History 5 Views 15 Downloads
Before the days of cameras, scientists had to use pen and ink to capture the shape and form of their specimens. Learners take a virtual field trip to observe scientific illustrations of insects and plants. They choose two specimens to study, illustrate, and describe in written form.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Feature Column: Virtual Field Trips
Students discover ways to stay healthy by utilizing Internet education software. In this computer technology lesson plan, students investigate Internet programs that simulate a field trip by showing images and video. Students participate in a healthy living Internet activity in which they act as health detectives and collect clues about eating right and exercising.
3rd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 36 Downloads
Penguins Marching Into Your Classroom
Learners participate in a virtual field trip. In this virtual field trip lesson, students access a web site that takes them to Antarctica to watch Adelie Penguins as they care for their offspring. They make a flag of Antarctica and keep a journal of the life cycle of the penguins.
3rd - 5th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
Oh! The Places I CAN See!
Students explore landmarks around the world. In this world geography and technology lesson plan, students view world landmarks using a webcam. Students take a virtual field trip during which they zoom in and manipulate three dimensional images in order to observe these famous landmarks.
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 42 Downloads
Animal Hide and Seek
Students become aware of how animals use their colors to their advantage. They participate in a virtual field trip with the Bronx Zoo. Students use correct grammar and punctuation to write a paragraph discussing how an animal's color or color markings help protect it.
4th - 5th Science 3 Views 12 Downloads
Exposition Park Virtual Birding Field Trip
Students explore a variety of sources, including their experiences in visiting places. They access information online, observe and make determinations based on observations. Students hypothesize about observations of bird behavior.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Exploring Great Salt Lake Ecosystem
Fourth graders determine the Great Salt Lake is a unique, thriving, and diverse ecosystem. They engage in an actual or a virtual field trip. They record field trip, whether actual or virtual, in science lab book or journal and present research projects in the form of a travel brochure.
4th Science 3 Views 8 Downloads