Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Don't let a few (thousand) miles keep you from the fieldtrip of a lifetime!

The evolution of digital tools allows us the freedom to "be" in two places at once. Explore the world and its cultural treasures through some impressive virtual resources. I've added a few, but please share yours, too!

Five Great iPad Apps for Virtual Field Trips
20 Online Museums for In-Class Field Trips
Ten of the Best Virtual Field Trips
Google's Cultural Institute Art, Architectural Wonders and Archives
Google Lit Trips

Explore the great cities of the world, from above with AirPano... AMAZING views of some of the most beautiful places on earth.
 Thanks to +Danielle Demarest for sharing!

Be sure to explore the comments sections on these resources as well... fellow educators often supplement the lists provided with their own faves. That's where I discovered the virtual visit to the caves at Lascaux... Ne parlez pas fran├žais? No worries, you won't need it to enjoy the virtual tour!


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