Correlates to the PWC First Grade SS curriculum – Standard 1.11 and Standard 1.4
You can have the students bring in a snack or a bag lunch to make this more like a field trip. Give the students their U.S.A. passports. I turn on a music cd while we are in flight and tell the students that when the music gets turned off, we are at our destination.
Correlates to PWC SS Standard 1.4 – identify USA map Mention outline of USA map – capital city Washington, D.C. (when visiting the Washington Monument)
Remind students to take pictures. Give students the Ticket for the Washington Monument Souvenir – White “Fish Tank” Rocks-Like the marble from the Monument.
http://www.nyctourist.com/liberty1.htm Remind students to take pictures of things they see. Give students the Ticket for the Liberty Ferry Souvenir – Statue of Liberty cut out
http://www.nps.gov/archive/wamo/experience/view.htm –north, east, south, west views http://www.tripadvisor.com/VideoGallery-g28970-d107009-Washington_Monument-Washington_DC_District_of_Columbia.html - 8sec. video Talk to the students about climbing the steps Look at the Commemorative stones on the inside
http://www.photoshelter.com/c/dbrabyn/gallery-show/G0000HxHgFc3Pl9s http://www.annin.com/index.asp Remind students to take pictures. Give students the Flag factory visitor badge-printed on labels so that students can wear them Souvenir–Flag sticker
http://wdfw.wa.gov/wildwatch/eaglecam/kent.html http://wdfw.wa.gov/pubaffrs/psa/eagle2-b.ram http://wdfw.wa.gov/pubaffrs/psa/eagle2-together.ram http://wdfw.wa.gov/wildwatch/eagle_game/classroom_flash.htm www.wvec.com/marketplace/microsite-content/eagle-cam.html Remind students to take pictures. Give students binoculars-made from 2 toilet paper tubes or tag board Souvenir – Eagle head cut out
http://www.nwf.org/eaglecam/webcam.cfm http://www.nwf.org/eaglecam/link2.asx This is a live streaming video. It only allows 10-15 minute access.
Virtual Field Trip By: Margi Lehmann, 1 st Grade and Gail Charnick, ITRT Swans Creek Elementary School 2007 American Symbols
Where are we going? 1 st Eagle’s Nest Washington Monument American Flag Factory Statue of Liberty 2 nd Eagle’s Nest Click on a location to begin your trip!
Washington Monument Let’s walk a little closer…
Statue of Liberty <ul><li>Do you have your ticket? </li></ul><ul><li>Let’s find our seat on the ferry! </li></ul>Let’s see some more!
Washington Monument Let’s go to the top… See a quick video Let’s see some more!
American Flag Factory <ul><li>A factory in Southwestern Virginia </li></ul><ul><li>I have the Key. Let’s take a peek! </li></ul>Let’s see some more!
Eagles’ Nests <ul><li>Washington State </li></ul><ul><li>Live Video </li></ul>Learn More about Bald Eagles <ul><li>Feeding the baby video </li></ul><ul><li>Family Time video </li></ul>Let’s see some more!
Eagles’ Nests <ul><li>Coast of Maine </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Let’s take a peek at the large nest. It’s in a tall pine tree overlooking the water. </li></ul></ul>Let’s see some more!
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