Virtual Field Trip to St. Augustine, Florida
⭐️Let’s all take a field trip! In this Virtual Field Trip, students take a trip to St. Augustine, Florida. Students will learn about the Pre-Colonial Era, Juan Ponce de Leon, The Fountain of Youth, The Laws of Indies, Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles, St. George Street & The Old City Gates, St. Augustine & Civil Rights, and more!
⭐️This virtual field trip in Google Slides & Seesaw contains video links, 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, interdisciplinary studies, and other skills.
*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 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 Slides & Virtual Video Read Alouds – Interactive slides & virtual video read aloud take students inside the action.
✏️Reading Comprehension – Integrates key reading comprehension skills, 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.
- Build Your City Map
- Pre-Colonial Era: Timucua
- Let’s Explore the Oldest City
- Juan Ponce de Leon
- The Fountain of Youth
- The Laws of the Indies
- Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles
- Castillo de San Marcos
- St. George Street & The Old City Gates
- Oldest Wooden School House
- Henry Flagler & The Gilded Age
- Flagler College
- The Old Jail
- Saint Augustine & Civil Rights
- Reflect and Write
*Answer Key Included
Take a closer look at what this virtual field trip looks like in this video preview.
This virtual field trip takes approximately 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.