Virtual Field Trips

Virtual field trip blog posts

20 Virtual field trips for students (1)

Virtual field trips allow us to take our students where the bus can’t. Students can make connections with locations, concepts ...

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Google Earth's new creation tools let students demonstrate their learning on a map. Tell stories. Share information. Then share it ...

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With Google MyMaps you can take your kids on an educational road trip right from your classroom.  This post comes ...

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virtual walking tours with google maps street view (1)

Think about a meaningful trip you've taken far from home. Maybe it was a vacation with family. Maybe it was ...

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Take virtual field trips all over the world from the comfort of your classroom. Use Google Maps Street View to ...

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Maps cross all content areas and grade levels. By creating custom MyMaps, students can see the content they’ve studied in ...

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155: 5 FREE virtual field trips to check out

YVirtual field trips are so much fun. We can take our students to places all over the world without leaving the comfort of our classroom. Thankfully, lots of these virtual field trips are available for free. They include live video calls with people in museums, historic sites, and national landmarks all over the United States and beyond. In this episode, I will tell you about five great virtual field trips and where you can find more. Did I mention that they are free?!?

111: NEW creation tools in Google Earth

Google Earth calls itself the world's most detailed globe. It lets you look digitally at 3D maps, zooming in and out and gathering information. To this point, it has been largely a consumption tool. However, with the new creation tools, students can now create with Google Earth. You'll hear all the details and how you can use them in class in today's episode!

072: How to make your OWN Google Expeditions

Indiana educator Ryan Mitchell created an Expedition with his students of their town. He shares how they did it and tips to help it succeed.

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