Life in the times of Corona virus means a halt on travel. However a virtual trip to a museum can spark intense student interest as well as nurture thinking skills . We all know trips and tours are important for interactive and new learning, social interaction and exposure .So , to eradicate boredom and enhance knowledge while comfortably sitting at home , K.R Mangalam World school, G.K- II provided link for virtual excursion to THE SCIENCE MUSEUM, LONDON, UK to allow the students to have 360- degree view of the famous museum of London by simply clicking and moving the cursor/mouse.
Google’s Street View feature let the students of Class III to VIII see the incredible works of art from the Contemporary eras.
More than Five Hundred artifacts on Arts and Culture collection enhanced their knowledge about Art, History and Science.They visited different galleries Energy Hall, Tomorrows world, Mathematics: The Winton Gallery, Imax theatre, Exploring space and many more. In Medicine gallery , students explored how our lives have been transformed by medical research.
Students from classes III to VIII also did PRE and POST Worksheet based on the museum visit that aimed to assess how students’ conceptions evolved with regard to the particular topic.