Virtual Field Trip: Christmas Around the World
⭐️Let’s all take a field trip! In this Virtual Field Trip, students take a trip around the world to learn how different countries celebrate Christmas! Students will travel to the United States, Mexico, Germany, Egypt, and Australia. This virtual field trip contains embedded videos, images, reading passages, exercises, writing activities, and more.
⭐️This resource integrates a variety of social studies and reading skills. Students also complete reading and writing assignments along with watching videos and completing thought-provoking exercises. Incorporates key reading comprehension, writing, multimedia, social studies, and other skills.
⭐️Perfect educational activity for the holidays.
*Please note: This resource includes 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. This resource uses links to third party content that may be changed or removed by the content owner. 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 are perfect for 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 & Science – Virtual field trip helps students understand more about the world around them and uses writing prompts to explore their reactions and ideas.
- What is Christmas? Passage
- Destination Map & Suitcase
- USA Christmas Traditions Video
- Christmas Parades
- Mexico Christmas Traditions Passage
- The Legend of the Poinsettia Read Aloud
- The Legend of the Poinsettia Graphic Organizer & Directed Drawing
- Germany Christmas Traditions Passage & Virtual Tour
- Candy Cane Sequencing
- Egypt Christmas Traditions Passage
- Cairo, Egypt Virtual Tour
- Christmas in China Passage & Video
- Artificial Christmas Trees Production
- Australia Christmas Traditions Video
- Compare & Contrast Graphic Organizer
- Send a Postcard!
- Other Places 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.