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Cybertrips in Social Studies: Online Field Trips for All Ages Scott Mandel

Cybertrips in Social Studies: Online Field Trips for All Ages

Scott Mandel

Published January 1st 2008
ISBN : 9781593633325
Paperback
136 pages
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This step-by-step primer allows teachers to use virtual field trips to provide maximum learning opportunities for their students. Twelve complete trips cover common themes in social studies, including family and community, historical times andMoreThis step-by-step primer allows teachers to use virtual field trips to provide maximum learning opportunities for their students. Twelve complete trips cover common themes in social studies, including family and community, historical times and places, current events, concept courses, and social action.The Web makes it possible for students to cheer the athletes at the first Olympics, go on a rescue mission with firefighters, or chat with U.S. Senators in Washington—all without leaving their seats. Cybertrips in Social Studies gives teachers the tools they need to design their own virtual tours and adapt the existing trips to different topics. Difficulties such as limited computer availability and locating material online are discussed.