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Grace School: 20 Amazing Virtual Field Trips and Activities for Kids to Enjoy during Shelter-in-Place

By March 25, 2020Grace News, STEM / STEAM
virtual field trips and activities

You may be spending most of your days confined at home, but that doesn’t mean your family can’t continue learning and exploring. Here are a few virtual field trips and activities for all to enjoy.

Virtual Field Trips

12 Museums From Around the World That You Can Visit Virtually | Travel + Leisure
25 Amazing Virtual Field Trips For When You Can’t Be There in Person | We are Teachers
Virtual Tour of National Museum of Natural Museum
Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Louvre Museum in Paris, France
The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks | Google Arts & Culture
The Best National Parks to Visit — Virtually | Travelzoo
Webcams | Houston Zoo

Virtual Concerts

Berliner Philharmoniker
Where To Stream Live Concerts During Coronavirus | NPR released an extensive list of virtual concerts organized by date and genre.

Virtual Activities

A Book A Day | Stay at home storytime with author Oliver Jeffers.
Storyline Online | Find a host of online storytimes along with teacher guides including questions and activities related to each story.
Ultimate Fun with STEM | Grace School
Library Directory | Storytime from Space!
LUNCH DOODLES with Mo Willems! | Learn to draw and doodle from skilled artists.
Skype a Scientist | Select your field of interest and they’ll match you with a scientist for a conversation over Skype.
Teaching Remotely for Grades K – 12 | Free Resources and Strategies
Find activities to do at home, organized by grade and theme. Each theme includes books to read, videos to watch and activities to complete.

Listen to Podcasts

Surviving The Pandemic At Home with Kids: 5 Tips To Avoid Chaos | Keith McCurdy
18 Best Podcasts for Kids in Elementary, Middle, & High School | We are Teachers
Podcast Network | Circe Institute: Cultivating Wisdom and Virtue