A Virtual Field Trip to Washington, D.C.
For many students, a trip to Washington, D.C. is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that opens their eyes to an exciting world beyond their classrooms. Discovery Education and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden welcome students to a behind-the-scenes Virtual Field Trip to experience the history and beauty of our nation’s capital.
Designed for students in grades 4-8, this action-packed tour features remarkable special guests and give viewers an inside look at six landmark locations:
First Lady of the United States of America
President & CEOU.S. Capitol Historical Society
Former ClerkSupreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor
U.S. Department of the Interior
GranddaughterDr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Senior HistorianArlington National Cemetery
Relief CommanderTomb of the Unknown Soldier
The City of U.S. Virtual Field Trip is made possible through the generous support of Comcast Community Impact and their commitment to connecting communities and inspiring learning wherever learning happens.
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We’ve curated a variety of resources and content to help engage your students, including:
If you have Discovery Education, you can also find these additional new resources in service:
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I virtually visited Washington, D.C. today with @DiscoveryEd! Watch the City of U.S. Virtual Field Trip, supported by @Comcast Community Impact: bit.ly/3w90Pdq #CelebrateWithDE