Virtual Field Trip To Statue of Liberty!

Reviewed by Diane Flynn Keith
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Resource:Virtual Field Trip To Statue of Liberty!
Provider:National Park Service: Statue of Liberty eTour
Summary:Age Range: 8 and up (approximately, with parental supervision) At this website you can take a multi-media virtual tour of one of the world's most recognized landmarks, the Statue of Liberty.
Description:When you get to the site select High Speed or Dial-Up access, turn on your speakers, and enjoy the tour.

VERY IMPORTANT: You won't hear spoken words, so be sure to read the text to understand how to navigate and access all of the content here, including the video presentations at each stop along the tour. (Hint: be sure to click on the icons in the black frames.)

The e-tour includes:

A trip around the perimeter of Liberty Island in New York Harbor
The history of the statue's design and significance
Statue Statistics - height, weight, materials used to make it, etc.
Engineering Techniques
Information on the statue's torch and flame
How the image of the statue is used by marketers
Symbolism of the concept of liberty

This tour is sure to spark discussion about world history, immigration, politics, geography, liberty, and more.

Enjoy!

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C A T E G O R I E S
Orientation:General
Subjects:Factory Tours, Geography, Museums, History
Teaching Methods:Online Interactive, Virtual Tour
I N T E N D E D   F O R:
Ages:8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18
Grades:2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12
F O R   M O R E   I N F O R M A T I O N
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