Field Trip

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The Prepare Students section will get your class ready for the Life at the Boundary virtual field trip!

The Life at the Boundary field trip experience is made up of a number of components which take place from Monday 30 October to Friday 3 November 2017.

All components in the table below are updated daily during the Life at the Boundary field trip. They remain on this website and can be used after the date of the live field trip.

Ambassadors

Classes can send an ambassador (small toy) on the field trip with the LEARNZ Field Trip teacher. Daily ambassador updates can be read by all enrolled classes.

Web conferences

Students put questions live to experts who are on location during the field trip. Web conferences can also be watched and listened to live via the Internet or replayed from the recording.

Diaries

Shelley the LEARNZ Field Trip Teacher writes a detailed diary for students to read, accompanied by 10 captioned images and panoramas for each day of the field trip - including the travel day on Monday.

Experts and Careers

Students meet each expert involved in this field trip via a profile page and short video. Potential career and training paths can also be explored on these pages.

Photo Gallery

All website and field trip photos are available in one easy-to-use location, where students can browse and select to further their interest and learning.

Videos

Short, curriculum-rich videos are made on each day of the field trip and uploaded in the evening for viewing the following day.