Archive | Virtual Tours

27 September 2012 ~ Comments Off

More Internet Field Trips

I’m back with even more fun Internet field trips that you can use to enhance your homeschool learning. There is SO much information on the Internet that it boggles my mind.  Some sites have pictures, some have video and all have been sifted through my filter of “interesting places to see.”

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21 September 2012 ~ Comments Off

Virtual Owl Pellet Dissection

Someone sent me this Virtual Owl Pellet Dissection. It’s pretty cool!  You take apart an owl pellet and then it tells you the names of the bones and where it fits for reconstruction. This is a lot better than me trying to figure out what part it is and where it fits.  I’m going to […]

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03 August 2012 ~ Comments Off

Potato Chip Factory – Virtual Tour

High gas prices have you strapped? Don’t feel like you can take your family to any fun places? Why not try some virtual field trips for fun. Nothing is the same as being there, but you can at least see some new things you have never seen before. Here’s an interesting virtual field trip that […]

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22 July 2012 ~ Comments Off

Virtual Tours for Homeschooling

Here are some more virtual tours for homeschooling that I came across recently. I thought I would share them with you.

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15 June 2012 ~ Comments Off

Panama Canal Virtual Tour

Here’s another great virtual tour. You’ll need to click on Multimedia at the top right to see all the pictures and videos. I learned a ton just by browsing for a few minutes. I’m looking forward to showing this to my kids. I didn’t realize how involved this process was or how beautiful the land […]

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14 April 2012 ~ Comments Off

Virtual Tour of the International Space Station

Finally a very interesting video tour of the International Space Station!  This video highlight how the crew lives, how the station works and get a 360 degree tour around the place.  This is definitely worth watching. http://www.nasa.gov/externalflash/ISSRG/index.htm For more homeschool articles, tips and resources check out Homeschool-How-To

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29 November 2011 ~ Comments Off

Great American Backyard Campout

Did you know that there is an annual Great American Backyard Campout? This year the campout is Saturday June 28th! This is a nation-wide event. You can register your campout and get all kinds of tips, guides, recipes, and more. You can even share your photos and stories on the site. Check it out… Great […]

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20 November 2011 ~ Comments Off

Even More Internet Field Trips

Are you ready for even more Internet field trips? Ready or not – here they are.

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04 November 2011 ~ Comments Off

Gatorade Deep Body Tour

Here is a little slide show that shows what Gatorade does for each of your body systems when it enters your bloodstream.  You can view it in about a minute. Your children might enjoy watching this and learn something too!  http://www.gssiweb.comDeepBodyTour.aspx For more homeschool articles, tips and resources check out Homeschool-How-To

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05 October 2011 ~ Comments Off

Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory Virtual Tour

I just found this cool online tour of the Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory. This first week of summer always makes me think of ice cream. Watching this virtual tour will definitely make you want some ice cream. You can even look up where you can find a Ben and Jerry’s Scoop Shop or […]

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16 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

Internet Field Trip

I thought I would start an Internet field trip series this week. Whether the weather is cold and you don’t feel like going out or if you have little ones at home and can’t take the older ones out or you just want to take some virtual field trips, these links should help you.

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03 December 2010 ~ Comments Off

Lots of Virtual Field Trips

I found a great site that lists lots of virtual field trips. I didn’t know that there was one site that had so many of these!  It looks like a lot of fun.  They have everything from geysers, volcanoes, how products are made, and lots more.  I emailed this site to my children to look […]

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23 September 2010 ~ Comments Off

Cranberry Thanksgiving

I’m going to spend this week of posts giving you some great Thanksgiving resources.  My favorite Thanksgiving resource is the children’s book Cranberry Thanksgiving.  My children and I have enjoyed this book so much.  We read it

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20 September 2010 ~ Comments Off

Boost Your Homeschool with These Websites

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24 April 2010 ~ Comments Off

Internet Field Trips

I’m back with more links to Internet field trips you can take right from your computer. While it’s not the same as being there, you still get a great tour

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23 February 2009 ~ Comments Off

More Internet Field Trips

I keep finding more Internet field trips, so I’ll just keep sharing them here and telling you what is out there.

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