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field trip

n.
A group excursion for the purpose of firsthand observation, as to a museum, the woods, or a historic place.

field trip

n
(Education) an expedition, as by a group of students or research workers, to study something at first hand

field′ trip`


n.
1. a school trip to gain firsthand knowledge away from the classroom.
2. a trip by a researcher to gather data firsthand, as to a geological, archaeological, or other site.
[1955–60]

field trip

An excursion by staff and students to study at first hand something of interest or relevance to a course.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.field trip - a group excursion (to a museum or the woods or some historic place) for firsthand examinationfield trip - a group excursion (to a museum or the woods or some historic place) for firsthand examination
excursion, jaunt, outing, pleasure trip, junket, sashay, expedition - a journey taken for pleasure; "many summer excursions to the shore"; "it was merely a pleasure trip"; "after cautious sashays into the field"
Translations
exkurze
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The property will sponsor snorkeling fieldtrips to Hanifaru Bay for local students in Baa Atoll with the aim to provide an educational experience about protected marine life in the Baa Atoll.
LDP's engagement of participants features executive training, workshops, and fieldtrips to observe industry best practices and management techniques, supplemented by 'Meet the Leader' sessions where trainees interact with the proven market leaders and dignitaries, before concluding with a range of deliverables.
Yet, the conventional type of outdoor fieldtrips is ineffective to engage and scaffold students in the course of EBL (Shih et al., 2010; Wake & Wasson, 2011; Zurita & Baloian, 2012; Jong, 2013, 2015b).
State Department coordinates with IWTC San Diego to highlight American culture, via fieldtrips around Southern California during the students' time in the U.S.
Students, educators, and administrators can foster enhanced digital collaboration, immersive virtual reality fieldtrips, and new levels of automated campus safety and security.
Students, educators and administrators can foster enhanced digital collaboration, immersive virtual reality fieldtrips and new levels of automated campus safety and security.
A total of 1 773 bonefish and 740 cartilaginous fish corresponding to 26 species (24 bonefish and 2 cartilaginous) and 15 families were caught over 108 fieldtrips (Table 1).
In addition, Nearpod has a new tool called virtual fieldtrips. The instructor can embed famous areas in a "Google Street View" like map display, where students can explore a place virtually with 360-degree views.
"Our curriculum is enriched by a vast array of activities, including fieldtrips, exchanges, lectures, competitions and work-related learning.
While many study abroad fieldtrips configure as general overviews of site content, with a guide rehearsing fairly tired explanations, these archival sessions saw staff professionals eagerly interact with our researching students, sharing the endeavor.