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What to Expect During Your Virtual Field Trip (Tour Resource)

What to Expect During Your VFT


Your facilitator will:

  • be able to see and hear your classroom
  • share images on the screen
  • ask students questions about what they see in the images


Your students will:

  • look carefully
  • share their thoughts verbally (when called on)
  • use what they see to support their ideas
  • connect with museum objects and with each other
  • listen carefully when others are speaking
  • be respectful of new ideas & perspectives


You, the teacher will:

  • call on students to answer your facilitator’s questions
  • repeat student responses if audio is a problem
  • help to manage classroom volume & behavior so that everyone is heard