Reflection is an important part of place-based learning. It helps transform a field trip into an opportunity of deep learning. Using a tool like the one provided here is a wise place to start developing your own reflective questions: Edutopia’s Sample Reflective Question. Depending on the situation consider selecting one reflective question for all students to use or offer a student a choice of 5-7 questions that include forward thinking, inward thinking, outward thinking…
City Tech Field Trip Forms
The documents needed to complete before participating in a field base learning opportunity with students is listed here.
If you are meeting with students within the five boroughs use this form: Field Trip Request [Five Boroughs]
If you are meeting with students within the five boroughs and the student is under 18 years of age, use this form in addition to the basic field trip form listed above: Class Trip Release [Five Boroughs – Minor Approval]
If you are providing transportation with in the five boroughs or if your are traveling outside of the five boroughs, use this form in addition to the basic field trip form listed above: Class Trip Release [Five Boroughs – Minor Approval]
Additional information can be found on the CUNY Domestic Travel Guide.