Free virtual field trips can turn an ordinary day into an extraordinary day. Parents, we see you. The current situation in the world has taken over our lives and now we are with our kids all the time. The learning shouldn’t stop just because school is closed, so I’m choosing to see this whole thing as an...
Category: Field Trips
Here are some guided activities for parents, caregivers and educators to support children’s learning at home.
Our upcoming webinars feature octopods and squids with Zoologist Mike Vecchione, the evolution of human diets with Paleoanthropologist Briana Pobiner, and how to draw a dinosaur with two paleoartists as instructors. May 2020 Date Time Event May 22 2pm Video Webinar: Fossil Friday with Paleoanthropologist Briana PobinerSign Up May 23 11am Video Webinar for Families:...
Topic: Healthy Students,Life Outside School Grades: Elementary School: Classroom Ideas Schools may be closed, but lucky for you and your students, field trips are still a possibility— virtually, anyway . Just check out this amazing (and free!) opportunity from Dairy Council of California. Students in grades 1-6 will love learning all about dairy farming in...
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In this time of global and national strife, it's great to remind ourselves of our country's natural beauty. While many of our National Parks are still open, some have started to close or close certain parts such as bathrooms and visitor centers, and travel is not advised due to the coronavirus pandemic. Social distancing is encouraged to keep the virus' spread at a minimum. But the internet allows us various escapes, so why not tour some of the nation's most beautiful places virtually? Click through the slideshows below to see the top 10 national parks from Thrillist's list.
Unfortunately, the 2020 Tulip Time Festival has been canceled for the first time since the event was founded more than 90 years ago. While most of us won’t have the chance to enjoy Holland’s beloved springtime tradition this time around, we can be grateful for gorgeous photography and virtual tours from years past that allow us to appreciate the sights of the season from afar.
Virtual Farm Tours, produced by American Dairy Association North East (ADANE) are available for children K - 12 and use technology to connect children to dairy farms and the owners who operate them.
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