virtual field trips

virtual field trips

Interactive learning awaits! National Children’s Museum has developed virtual field trip experiences for young learners. Come explore the Museum, meet our educators, and dive in to STEAM topics and activities. All content aligns to learning standards.

National Children’s Museum offers live virtual sessions with Museum Educators to extend virtual field trip learning. We are no longer accepting requests for the 2020-2021 school year but will be in touch when we resume booking if you express interest in the access form. If you are a summer camp interested in a virtual session, please email [email protected].

To stay informed on the status of our educational programs, please sign up for the Education Newsletter here.

climate action heroes virtual field trip

Climate Action Heroes—unite! Dreamers will learn the difference between weather and climate, the effects of climate change, and the importance of using their climate action superpowers for good!

Note: Climate Action Heroes is an engaging viewing experience for all ages but is particularly meaningful for independent 3rd – 5th graders.

head in the clouds virtual field trip

During this 20-minute video, Dreamers will virtually wander the Museum’s weather-themed exhibits, head outside to observe the sky, and explore cloud identification and basic meteorology principles.

Note: Head in the Clouds is an engaging viewing experience for all ages but is particularly meaningful for independent 1st – 4th graders.

here’s how it works

Upon completing the form below, you will receive an email with the following information:

  • the virtual field trip video
  • pre and post “visit” resources, including all tools, lists of required activity materials and learning standards, and recommended additional resources and activities

Be sure to check your Junk and Spam folders! If you have any questions, contact us!

request form