Local Field Trips for Distance Learners

You can only stay cooped up so long with your classroom of distance learners before it’s time for a breakout session. I’m talking about a trip out into the community where you can pair your children’s online learning with some real, hands-on education at a place not so far from home.

Field trips have so many benefits and are even an antidote to having to experience so much education in a digital space. With a field trip, children can touch, hear, smell, see and experience the content of their education in a powerful, memorable way. And with many Oregon public schools going online exclusively for the Fall season, it’s a great time to explore your tiny world in a safe way.

Here are the Tiny Travelers’ favorite go-to spots for a family-led field trip:

Read this story in its entirety at Visit McMinnville.

Published by Emily Grosvenor

Writer and spatial consultant.

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