Using Microsoft Word, start to layout a virtual field trip that you will use with your students. You should describe where they are going, how they will get there, and any stops along the way. Include graphics to make your virtual field trip look engaging. Feel free to use any model that you saw throughout this workshop. Refer to Web Links for Designing Virtual Field Trip Handout for detailed instructions.
Vft trip presentation
A Virtual Trip to Central America and MexicoLet’s see how these places are different or the same asAmerica
Why and Where are We Going? The purpose of our trip is to see how the culture and experiences in Mexico and Central America are different or the same from the United States. We will be visiting Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras. Click on words that are underlined and orange to learn more!
How Will We Get There? To travel to these areas a person could use a car or a plane. We will use a car. Let’s map our route. Stop 1: Monterrey, Mexico Stop 2: Mexico City, Mexico Stop 3: Oaxaca, Mexico Stop 4: Guatemala City, Guatemala Stop 5: San Miguel, El Salvador Stop 6:Tegucigalpa, Honduras
What Will We See and Hear? Mexico Full of culture and history Monterrey Mexico Citypersonal tour Oaxaca Guatemala Beautiful scenes and information El Salvador Wonderful events and people Honduras Many customs some like in America
Can I Buy Something?There are different types of currency in each country we will visitMexico uses the El SalvadorMexican Peso uses the United States dollar Guatemala Honduras uses the uses the Guatemalan Honduran quetzal lempira
What Will We Eat? There are fast food restaurants like McDonald’s, but there are also places that serve food from the area Many food in Guatemala have In Mexico, Mayan influences- Kak’ik a corn is a Mayan stews staple in many mealsIn El Salvador the food is a mixbetween indigenous and Spanishinfluences- Breakfast of refriedbeans, queso fresco (fresh cheese)and fried plantains In Honduras you will find many dishes similar to those in the United States.- Machuca mashed plantains and coconut fish soup.
Can We Go Again? Now that we are back think about how the United States and these countries are the same. If you want to visit these countries again revisit this Virtual Field Trip on your free time! ¡Adios Y Vuelve Pronto!