Virtual Field Trip – Five Regions of the United States
✈️ Looking for a fun and engaging way to teach your students about the Five Regions of the United States? Look no further than this Virtual Field Trip! In this exciting and interactive trip, your students will embark on a journey through America’s five diverse regions, from the Northeast to the West. Along the way, they’ll explore the unique cultures, landmarks, and geography that make each of these regions special.
✈️ But this virtual field trip isn’t just a sightseeing tour. It’s also a cross-curricular exploration that integrates a variety of social studies and reading skills. With reading exercises, writing activities, multimedia exercises, and video links, your students will practice important reading comprehension and writing skills while having fun and staying engaged.
✈️ And the best part? This virtual field trip is easy to use on Google Slides & Seesaw, making it perfect for whole class, small groups, and individual learning. So no matter what your classroom setup looks like, you can use this virtual field trip to engage your students with cross-curricular learning.
✈️ So if you’re ready to take your students on a trip they’ll never forget, grab this Virtual Field Trip to the Five Regions of the United States today!
*Please note: This resource includes links to YouTube videos, so ensure you and your students have access to YouTube before purchasing. Although great care has been taken to ensure all content is appropriate for the stated grade levels, each classroom is unique and it is recommended that teachers review all content prior to use. I recommend embedding the videos to avoid ads and other content that may be inappropriate. Instructions for embedding the videos are included and it should only take a few minutes. Also, keep in mind that any links to third-party content may be changed or removed by the content owner. All links are reviewed regularly; however, if you find a broken link, please let me know so I can update the resource accordingly.
✏️ Google Slides & Seesaw Formats – These interactive formats are perfect for classroom and distance learning. Slides are interactive and can be used as a fun and engaging exercise within the classroom or remotely.
✏️ Engaging Interactive Maps & Virtual Video Tours – Interactive maps & virtual video tours take students inside the action.
✏️ Reading Comprehension – Integrates key reading skills like compare & contrast, multimedia, multiple sources, and more.
✏️ Writing & Social Studies – This virtual field trip helps students understand more about the world around them and uses writing prompts to explore their reactions and ideas.
This Virtual Field Trip to The Five Regions of the U.S. is the perfect activity for:
⭐️ Fun Fridays
⭐️ End of Science Unit
⭐️ Whole Class
⭐️ Small Groups
There are so many ways to use these engaging and meaningful activities in your classroom. If you’re looking for more ways to explore learning with Virtual Field Trips you can LEARN MORE here.
- What are Regions?
- The 5 Regions Map
- Let’s Take a Trip
- The Northeast Region
- The Southeast Region
- The Midwest Region
- The Southwest Region
- The West Region
- More to Explore!
Answer Key Included
Take a closer look at what this virtual field trip looks like in this video preview.
This resource is suitable for the following grade levels:
- 2nd & 3rd Grade: With teacher modeling, whole class, or small groups.
- 4th & 5th Grade: Independent for on-level students.
This virtual field trip takes approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete. The time it takes to complete can vary based on your students. It can be completed in one session or broken up into multiple sessions.