WONDER #2408: Why are Field Trips Called Field Trips?

Question 1 of 3

Which of these is NOT a benefit of field trips?

  1. Higher interest in a new topic
  2. More positive feelings toward learning
  3. Family members can come along and learn together
  4. Students get to go wherever they want

Question 2 of 3

When someone talks about field trips, the word “field” means...

  1. work done outside of an office or classroom.
  2. an open prairie.
  3. an area of interest.
  4. a place to play sports.

Question 3 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. where in the US you can take the best field trips.
  2. why schools often choose not to take field trips.
  3. why field trips are called field trips and how they can benefit learning.
  4. how to persuade a family member to go on your next field trip.

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