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Conquer an Elementary Field Trip: Chaperone Tips From a Kindergarten Teacher

Conquer an Elementary Field Trip: Chaperone Tips From a Kindergarten Teacher

I was recently sifting through field trip destination ideas for the upcoming school year and I couldn’t help my mind from going back to the prior years’ field trip chaperone “adventures.” While the field trips are generally the same every year, we somehow always walk away with new lessons learned…

Ten Cool Field Trip Ideas for Students of All Ages

Ten Cool Field Trip Ideas for Students of All Ages

There are also so many teachable moments during field trips for my students and even myself! While leaving the school building is already enough of a thrill for the students, why not make sure you have a cool field trip planned? Here are 10 cool field trip ideas that students and teachers will enjoy!

Plan a Field Trip that Aligns to Your Curriculum

Plan a Field Trip that Aligns to Your Curriculum

I teach at an extremely rural school in South Mississippi. It is not uncommon for my eighth graders to have never left the bubble of the thirty-mile radius around our small town. Students who have had little-to-no experience outside of such a small radius are going to struggle…

A Survey Of Free Field Trips In All 50 States

A Survey Of Free Field Trips In All 50 States

Are you asking yourself, what’s a fun free field trip near me? Well, look no further. We’ve compiled a list of a ton of FREE activities broken down by state. While this list is far from including everything, hopefully it will inspire some ideas of great school field trips to do near you!

Benefits of Field Trips: The Navajo Nation

Benefits of Field Trips: The Navajo Nation

There are many great things about taking your students on field trips. And a field trip to someplace like a Native American reservation is an excellent way to connect what your class is learning in its history books to current and ongoing issues. Your students will learn…