Often, when I’m preparing for the start of a new unit or important section, I turn to videos as a means of engaging my students. Videos are a wonderful visual for English Language Learners, they captivate reluctant learners, and they incite the curiosity of all. Many of my students come to school with different backgrounds and experiences and videos have the opportunity to reach all students.
Primary classrooms are filled with little learners who are eager to explore and are amazed by the wonders of the world. What better way to harness that excitement than by expanding the learning outside the walls of your classroom! Impossible (or virtual) field trips allow you to forget about any physical limitations you have as you bring outside experiences into the classroom. Interested in taking your students on an impossible field trip, but not sure how you can incorporate it into your lessons? Here are three easy ways to get started using impossible field trips today!