Big Bear has lots of educational resources to take advantage of, many of them free or cheap.
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Places to visit
Programs & Resources
Beyond Big Bear...
Here are whole websites of free resources!
Check out these additional resources! The pretty version of these links is here, but the site can be slow when busy.
Over 30 Virtual Field Trips with Links
San Diego Zoo
The San Diego Zoo has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities, and games. Enjoy the tour!
Yellowstone National Park Virtual Field Trip
Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover.
They are updating from WEBVR to WEBXR now, but 360 Mode offers a digital view!
Virtual Farm Tour
This Canadian site FarmFood 360 offers
11 Virtual Tours of farms from minks, pigs, and cows, to apples and eggs.
U.S. Space and Rocket Museum in Huntsville, AL
Discovery Education Virtual Field Trips
A few of the field trip topics include
Travel to Paris, France to see amazing works of art at The Louvre with this virtual field trip.
The Great Wall of China
Boston Children’s Museum
Walk through the Boston Children’s Museum thanks to Google Maps!
This virtual tour allows kids to explore 3 floors of fun.