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While extreme weather, natural disasters and diseases are almost never welcome, they shape our world on a multitude of levels. They also provide ‘teachable moments’ when they occur and provide teachers with high profile opportunities to teach complex topics with real world examples.
Today we are delighted to launch another collection of our virtual field trips this time covering Weather and Science.
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Students can follow the map or various points of interest to explore the subject at hand. Teachers can use the Field Trips as a presentation tool or as a precursor to project-based learning. Critical thinking and quiz questions are included to provoke discussion and test comprehension.
For Maps101 subscribers, Field Trip Library is available as an upgrade. Find out more by clicking the Field Trip Library tab on the left side of your Maps101 home page.
For non-subscribers, find out more about field trip library here.
There is also a free downloadable poster showing the Fujita Tornado Damage Scale – great for the classroom wall.