What Are Virtual Field Trips?
According to Kim Foley, "A virtual field trip is a guided exploration through the Web that organizes a collection of pre-screened, thematically based web pages into a structured online learning experience." Check out her Big Pocket Guide to Using & Creating Virtual Field Trips for information and tips on using VFTs in your classroom.

What are the similarities and differences between a virtual field trip and a traditional field trip?
Go to ReadWriteThink's Interactive Venn Diagram to answer this question.

What are the benefits of a virtual field trip?
As you consider the use of VFTs in your classroom, how would virtual field trips be beneficial to teaching and learning? Share your ideas on the Google Doc, VFTs.

Virtual Field Trip Tools and Examples

See this website for tools and examples of virtual field trips.

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