Let's Explore!

Virtual Field Trips are an informal learning experiences that gets students out into the world, exploring the world and students' interests. Trips to museums, parks, historical sites, and more show students that learning and life happens outside the classroom, too. Virtual field trips allow learners to engage with and to learn about authentic artifacts and to explore places is important to their discipline of study and consistent with their individual learning needs. A virtual field trip is a guided exploration through the World Wide Web that organizes a collection of pre-screened, thematically based web pages into a structured online learning experience. The live links with experts on-site in real-time is a key aspect in creating a "real" experience for students. We will start our summer exploration introducing our members to Spanish, Spaniard, geek, and African culture.  

CUBA

Cuba will welcome you to a beautiful and diverse country. Throughout this video you will explore many of the fascinating aspects of this picturesque nation. Geography, politics, history, economy, culture, and natural history are many of the topics we explore, along with others. 

   

What did you think about the antique vehicles?  

Would you consider moving to Cuba?  

BARCELONA

Barcelona is a unique Spanish city with a language and culture all its own! Barcelona is remarkable for its food, architecture, scenery, and vibrant atmosphere. Let’s find out why! 

 

How would you describe the architecture in the city?  

Would you consider going to Barcelona for vacation?

ANCIENT GREECE

Let’s travel back in time to explore the world of the Ancient Greeks. Your students will be surprised how much we all have in common with them, and how much they still influence and inspire our lives every day. This video introduces Ancient Greek lifestyle and customs, along with the various gods important to all aspects of life. 

 

  What do you think the Ancient Greek lifestyle?  

Would you be able to adapt to ancient Greek customs?  

AFRICAN SAFARI

Enjoy a trip through an African Safari park to see an incredible variety of wildlife. Take a first-row seat at the waterholes where the action is. You’ll see elephants, giraffes, warthogs, rhinos, zebras, lions, and so much more. 

  

What did you think about the wildlife?  

Would you like to visit an actual safari

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