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Virtual Field Trip Presentation TCC 2010

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  1. 1. by<br />Ellen Manning, Ph.D.<br /><br />Julieta Beam, M.Ed.<br /><br />Laurie Hansen, M.A.<br /><br />All Aboard!<br />Virtual Field Trip<br />Enhances instruction<br />For both online <br />and <br />face to face classes <br />TCC 2010 Worldwide Online Conference<br /> "Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow: <br />Communication, Collaboration, Communities, Mobility and Best Choices”<br />
  2. 2. For you <br />Carry on Gift<br />Your VFT souvenir! <br />Script<br />Follow-up activity sample<br />Postcard for absent students<br />List of places (sites) to visit<br />
  3. 3. Group Trip<br />Script suggestion<br />Here is an idea of a script you can use for your classes. Of course, you can change the script to suit your plan:<br /> <br />“Today we are going on a virtual field trip!  We are going to visit ________I have provided you with a link : __________________________<br /> <br />But don’t leave yet!  We will leave momentarily…<br />Let’s synchronize our watches!   Let’s see, It is now 2:20.  Does everyone have that?...<br />During the field trip, you will visit the site, view the video, explore the site and then we’ll come back to seminar at 2:35 to discuss what we’ve observed. <br />Does anyone have any questions? … <br />Is everyone ready?  Buckle up! <br />Go ahead and click on the link and I’ll see you back here at 2:35”<br />
  4. 4. Follow-Up activitysample<br />I hope you enjoyed the field trip to the ________!<br />As a follow-up activity, please answer the following questions with a short paragraph and submit to your instructor by ____________.<br />What was unique about the site? <br />Was there adequate time for you to explore? <br />What happened during the field trip? <br />What did you learn that you didn’t know? <br />Would you visit this museum again with friends or family members? If so, what would you show them first? <br />What intrigued you?<br />
  5. 5. Send to students who did not attend<br />Dear Student, <br />“We missed you <br />at seminar!<br />You may go on the virtual field <br />trip by visiting this site: <br /><insert URL> <br />(Provide follow-up activity)<br />Or you can search “postcard” in MS Word for other options.<br />
  6. 6. All ages:<br /> <br />Museums:<br /><br /> <br />Scribble on a Google map and share. No account necessary <br /><br /> <br />Annenberg Media: <br /><br /> <br />TED- “Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world”<br /><br /> <br />Places to visit<br />
  7. 7. Places to visit<br />Higher Ed:<br /> <br />Science:<br /><br /> <br />Technology:<br /><br /> <br />Health and Wellness:<br /><br /> <br />College student advice:<br /><br /> <br />
  8. 8. Places to visit<br />For Grade School Kids:<br /> <br />Virtual Field Trips for Kids takes you to meet fascinating people from all over the world.<br /> <br /> <br />Have fun learning parts of speech!<br /><br /> <br /> <br />NASA for kids to explore space and beyond!<br /><br /> <br /> <br />American Museum of Natural History for kids<br /><br />
  9. 9. Places to visit<br />Teacher Training for Teachers of English Language Learners (ELLs)<br />Teaching English Language Learners Using Shakespeare<br />Every Teacher an English Language Teacher-Elementary<br />Teaching English Language Learners across the Curriculum:<br /><br /> <br />Recorded in the TOEFL TV Studio at the TESOL 2009 Conference-using Internet resources to help develop English skills<br /><br /> <br />Teaching English -Delivery in ESL/ELD and Sheltered Instruction/SDAIE<br />
  10. 10. Bon Voyage!<br />Remember: "A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops."<br />- Henry B. Adams, American novelist, journalist, historian and academic<br />“You're off to Great Places!You're off and away!”<br /> ~Dr Seuss<br />
  11. 11. References<br />Adams, Henry, B. Accessed on June 23, 2009 from <br /><br />ArcsModel. Accessed on June 23, 2009 from <br /><br />Anneberg Media(n.d.)<br /><br />Bonwell, C, & Eison, J. (1991). Active learning: creating excitement in the classroom . <br /> ERIC Digest. Retrieved on January 31, 2010 from <br /><br /> Seuss, Dr. (1990). Oh the places you’ll go! New York : Random <br />House<br />