Are you looking for virtual teaching materials to give your students field experiences during the 2020-2021 school year?
Bring your class to “Live from the Field: Nutrient Cycling in Grasslands” on November 9th to meet researchers from around the world.
The Virtual Field project, a coalition of 50+ field stations and marine laboratories around the globe, is creating teaching materials and events to bring the field to your students through this portal: thevirtualfield.org. Materials and events are free and come with instructor guides and recommended assignments. Concepts focus on human-environment interactions and are applicable to a wide range of disciplines.
- Live from the Field Events give students opportunities to meet informally with researchers in the field, and are recorded for asynchronous use – Next live event is “Live From the Field: Nutrient Cycling in Grasslands,” Monday, November 9th, 11AM-noon PDT / 2-3PM EDT *Please register, and have each of your students register Flyer for Nutrient Cycling Event (including registration link)
- Instructor Guide for Live from the Field Events Resources Guide for Nutrient Cycling Event
- Ecosystem Exploration Videos provide opportunities for students to make their own observations about the environment