Western New York is home to a number of institutions which offer fun and educational programs for students and/or teachers. Click on each venue listed below to be taken to their website for more information:
Can't schedule an actual field trip? Try these sites for virtual field trips (VFT's):
http://www.uh.edu/~jbutler/anon/anontrips.html - Helpful information about planning a virtual field trip, as well as links to field trips.
http://www.uen.org/utahlink/tours - Take or make a field trip within the U.S. or globally across all content areas; study the past or the present.
http://www.field-trips.org/trips.htm - Discussion boards, permission slips, and a list of possible trips.
http://www.techtrekers.com/virtualft.htm - National and global trips available; organized by content area and location.
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/vft.htm - Information about planning, guidelines, and evaluation for virtual field trips as well as links to field trips.
http://www.learnz.org.nz/ - Focus is on New Zealand and Antarctica; free, fully supported, interactive student experiences, some of which are live.
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