Online Field Trips
It seems the dynamic of education has changed for the foreseeable future. Here is a list of resources for online field trips and activities beyond your normal gaming.
Museums and Parks
Boston Children’s Museum is the second oldest, and one of the most influential children’s museums in the world. It was founded in 1913 by the Science Teachers’ Bureau, a group of visionary educators dedicated to providing new resources for both teachers and students.
Ready to explore Yellowstone? You don’t have to wait for your trip out here. You can start exploring now by virtually touring some of the main attractions around the park. Included with each tour is additional information about visiting in person.
The British Museum is unique in bringing together under one roof the cultures of the world, spanning continents and oceans. No other museum is responsible for collections of the same depth and breadth, beauty and significance.
This is one of Germany’s largest museums. This historical museum is home to plenty of ancient artifacts including the Ishtar Gate of Babylon and, of course, the Pergamon Altar.
Using Google Street View Explore the masterworks from the Dutch Golden Age, including works from Vermeer and Rembrandt.
Every animal from the koala to the elephants. The San Diego zoo has animal cams in many of their exhibits. See what the animals do on a daily basis!
The San Diego Zoo also has a great page for kids to explore. Check it out here.
Get up close and personal as you watch real pandas on the zoo’s Panda Cam.
See all kinds of ocean animals up close! Underwater views of beluga whales, sea lions, piranhas, and even jellyfish! Scroll down to see your many options!
For another zoo animal options check these out. Gorillas to Rhinos. They have 6 animal cams to keep an eye on your favorite creature!
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