Being in quarantine and social distancing has us all finding create ways to have fun and connect with the outside world.
Virtual field trips are an innovative way to visit different places around the world just by the touch of a button.
It has been so exciting and refreshing to go on these virtual field trips and it has also taught me so many things I did not know. It’s like watching the brochure for your next vacation or getaway.
Here are some amazing virtual trips and tours that you can take from your couch and bed.
1.The Nature Conservancy has an amazing educational website where you can take virtual field trips to various coral reefs, countries such as Peru, Colombia, and Dominican Republic, and the ability to explore rainforest, caves, desert, and other vast amounts of habitats.
2.Wide Open Schools has so many virtual trips to choose from for all ages. It is family friendly, and it has several types of virtual trips you can go on. Such as: arts and crafts, science, math, educational, fun, exercise. There is a virtual trip for all kinds of learners and for all kinds of interest levels.
3.Discovery Education has an amazing free resources for people of all ages. It supplies all the materials that you would need in order to enjoy the virtual trips. There are virtual trips in many topics such as health and wellness, social emotional learning, sports, tech and manufacturing,STEM, conservation, literacy, and much much more.
4. If you want to see live animals, you are in for a treat because zoos and aquariums have opened up their facilities to you online. Viewers have access to seeing live animals from the zoo in their cages. My favorites are the jellyfish. Here are few places you can see live animals from either the aquarium or the zoo.
See the live Jelly Fish Here
What’s your favorite virtual trip to go on?