Take your students on a journey without leaving the classroom. Field Trip Library brings events to life through significant places, timelines and rich media.Check Them Out!
Tour the ancient civilizations of Egypt, discover the world alongside Christopher Columbus, and witness the Salem witch trials through rich media and interactive maps. Color your lesson plans with National Geographic video, photos, audio clips, podcasts, articles, quizzes and more.
Put Maps101 to work by connecting exclusive material to your Field Trips. Designed and developed by educators like you, every Field Trip includes lesson plans and activities that reinforce understanding and critical thinking, and save you time as well.
Field Trip Library and Maps101 are both correlated with Common Core and TEKS standards. Content is accompanied by useful tools such as critical thinking exercises and text-dependent questions.
Use Field Trip Library for classroom-based one-to-many instruction, or through individual student tablet devices. Like Maps101, Field Trips can be accessed from home or school via any internet browser using the school or district login.
Field Trips are meant to be fun! Get your students active and engaged with games and activities designed to reinforce skills and make learning interesting and fun.
Our Field Trips are developed by teachers and academics like you, to simplify complex events from history, geography, science and popular culture. The content includes a combination of topical and traditional subjects to suit every classroom.
As the centenary of WWI begins, take a journey back in time and learn about the events that led to a global war that centered in Europe.
Take a Field Trip to Ancient Egypt and learn about the gift of the Nile as you travel along its winding banks and moments in history.
Learn more about the total energy used by all of human civilization. Take a Field Trip through current and future energy technology.
Learn about the events that led to the Second World War. Take a Field Trip back to the most widespread war in history.
Learn more about the history of Christopher Columbus and his multiple voyages to the West Indies.
Take a field trip back to when the U.S. engaged in a civil war. Learn about the events that divided the free North and the slaveholding south.
Take the Field Trip through Salem, MA during the 1600s. Learn more about the events that led to the women of Salem being charged with witchcraft.
Join Lewis and Clark in their expedition across North America. Learn about one of the most impressive American frontier adventures of all times.
Spain had a dominating role in colonizing the New World. Learn more about the Spanish influence in Texas and the Southwest.
Travel around the world visiting different countries during their holiday celebrations. Learn more about the historical influence of different cultures.
Every student learns differently. Maps101 offers a variety of rich, engaging media for every learning style. From full text current affairs reports to audio podcasts, interactive maps, games, and videos from National Geographic, there are materials for every sense.
Maps101 saves teachers time by providing packaged lesson plans complete with support materials. In just a few clicks you can access a ready-to-go lesson plan that will engage your students and cover the basics.
Studies show that teaching subjects in dual languages helps strengthen understanding in multiple domains simultaneously, and in just a fraction of the time spent learning the material. Maps101 offers an entire section of Spanish-language content dedicated to connect ALL of your students to the material you teach, so you don’t have to have two programs going on at once.
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Field Trip Library is now a multi-award winning teaching tool.
Esri, the nation's leading provider of Geographic Information Systems, gave Maps.com a Silver Partner Award for the product in July 2014, as a most innovative use of their Story Map platform. Last week both Tech and Learning Magazine and the International Map Industry Association bestowed awards of excellence upon us for use of location-based technology.
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