of Virtual Field Trips made with TourMaker©
Is safe Internet travel an issue in your classroom? Do you
have a limited budget for on-site field trips? If you're interested
in using the Web to educate, you can't beat the advantages of TourMaker©
Virtual Field Trips.
Field Trips organize the chaos of the web into thematic, subject-specific
Field trips created with TourMaker©
provide an organized way to present Internet information, save hours
of searching, provide contextual information about each visited
web site, allow simple navigation from one site to the next, and
allow students to follow links without fear of getting lost because
they can always get back to the trip with one click of a button!
- Stop numbers
and Trip Itinerary are always available so you always know where
you are within the field trip!
- Allows you
to integrate custom HTML files into your virtual field
- Can run
field trips from your local hard disk or your site's server
and always visible Control Panel keeps students on track and
prevents them from getting "lost in cyberspace!"
a space for custom teacher instructions about each visited
can easily create their own Internet presentations!
can use trips both in the classroom and on their own
trips run on both Mac and Windows platforms on all popular browsers
- Trips can
be individualized for student learning
field trips allows global sharing of resources
- Allows both
random and sequential access to web sites so students can revisit
Panel Load button simulates high bandwidth (FAST!) connection