Field trips provide learning experiences

By Sam Oldenburg and Tucker Allen Covey
Representative Brett Guthrie of Bowling Green meets with Presidential Politics students outside the United States Capitol before leading them on a private tour during their field trip to Washington D.C. Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Representative Brett Guthrie of Bowling Green meets with Presidential Politics students outside the United States Capitol before leading them on a private tour during their field trip to Washington D.C. Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Humanities students listen to Brother Jean Fish, a monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, while on a tour of the Catholic monastery in Saint Meinrad, Ind., Tuesday, July 5. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Humanities students listen to Brother Jean Fish, a monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey, while on a tour of the Catholic monastery in Saint Meinrad, Ind., Tuesday, July 5. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Berthed Nabaa-McKinney (left) of the Islamic Center of Nashville shows Hollis Maxson Winston Salem, N.C., passages in the Quran while Arabic teacher Louie Guerwane watches during a field trop to the Islamic Center of Nashville Wednesday, July 13. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Berthed Nabaa-McKinney (left) of the Islamic Center of Nashville shows Hollis Maxson Winston Salem, N.C., passages in the Quran while Arabic teacher Louie Guerwane watches during a field trop to the Islamic Center of Nashville Wednesday, July 13. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Parker Woods of Brentwood, Tenn., reads his report on Elmo from "Sesame Street" beside the puppet in the American Stories exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History while on a field trip to Washington D.C. with the Pop Culture class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Parker Woods of Brentwood, Tenn., reads his report on Elmo from “Sesame Street” beside the puppet in the American Stories exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History while on a field trip to Washington D.C. with the Pop Culture class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Chloe Cox from Clarkson takes a selfie in front of the United States Capitol while on a field trip to Washington D.C. with the Presidential Politics class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Chloe Cox from Clarkson takes a selfie in front of the United States Capitol while on a field trip to Washington D.C. with the Presidential Politics class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Jake Bowen from Ekron examines the amount of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern food he received during a visit to an international restaurant in Nashville on an Arabic field trip Wednesday, July 13. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Jake Bowen from Ekron examines the amount of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern food he received during a visit to an international restaurant in Nashville on an Arabic field trip Wednesday, July 13. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Rhiannon Hussung of Louisville examines the carvings on a candle stand at the entrance to the Archabbey Church at Saint Meinrad Archabbey in Saint Meinrad, Ind., while on a Humanities field trip Tuesday, July 5. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Rhiannon Hussung of Louisville examines the carvings on a candle stand at the entrance to the Archabbey Church at Saint Meinrad Archabbey in Saint Meinrad, Ind., while on a Humanities field trip Tuesday, July 5. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Humanities students look up at the stained glass windows in the Archabbey Church at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, a Catholic monastery in Saint Meinrad, Ind., Tuesday, July 5. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Humanities students look up at the stained glass windows in the Archabbey Church at Saint Meinrad Archabbey, a Catholic monastery in Saint Meinrad, Ind., Tuesday, July 5. (Photo by Tucker Allen Covey)
Presidential Politics students listen to a guide in the National Statuary Hall while on a tour of the United States Capitol in Washington D.C. Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Presidential Politics students listen to a guide in the National Statuary Hall while on a tour of the United States Capitol in Washington D.C. Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Julia Roberts, the executive director of The Center for Gifted Studies, walks out of the Supreme Court with Presidential Politics students after hearing a lecture in the courtroom during a field trip to Washington D.C. Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Julia Roberts, the executive director of The Center for Gifted Studies, walks out of the Supreme Court with Presidential Politics students after hearing a lecture in the courtroom during a field trip to Washington D.C. Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Chloe Cox from Clarkson poses for a picture in the American Presidency exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History while on a field trip to Washington D.C. with the Presidential Politics class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Chloe Cox from Clarkson poses for a picture in the American Presidency exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History while on a field trip to Washington D.C. with the Presidential Politics class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Jay Sayler (left) from Spearfish, S.D., and Chloe Banaszak from Crestwood take pictures out the window of the airplane after taking off from Nashville en route to Washington D.C. for a field trip to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum with the Nazi Germany and the Holocaust class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Jay Sayler (left) from Spearfish, S.D., and Chloe Banaszak from Crestwood take pictures out the window of the airplane after taking off from Nashville en route to Washington D.C. for a field trip to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum with the Nazi Germany and the Holocaust class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Jules Webb of Louisville reads her report on Dorothy's ruby red slippers from the "Wizard of Oz" in fron of the slippers in the American Stories exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History while on a field trip to Washington D.C. with the Pop Culture class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Jules Webb of Louisville reads her report on Dorothy’s ruby red slippers from the “Wizard of Oz” in fron of the slippers in the American Stories exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History while on a field trip to Washington D.C. with the Pop Culture class Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Presidential Politics students walk past the United States Capitol while on a field trip to Washington D.C. Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
Presidential Politics students walk past the United States Capitol while on a field trip to Washington D.C. Wednesday, July 6. (Photo by Sam Oldenburg)
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