Formerly published by Zephyr PressField trips help students develop lifelong learning skills, increase personal responsibility, and expand their world views. This comprehensive guide explores every aspect of conducting successful trips, from establishing sound learning goals to following up after the excursion. The author covers practical issues such as safety, transportation, permissions, chaperones, and meals.
Kathleen Carroll is a professor at Cambridge College and has been leading students on field trips for decades. She is the author of Field Trips, Science for Every Learner, and Sing a Song of Science.