Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Naming presentation
Spring Field Days Educational Program Naming Options
An Exciting New ApproachThe NYSHA Education Department has developeda self-guided tour system for its popular Spring FieldDays program. Educators will appreciate the widerange of subject matter covered at both Museumsand students will enjoy the free-spirited format thatencourages them to engage in a variety of activities.Now that the curriculum has been finalizeda name needs to be developed.
For your consideration
Museum CenteredThis direction uses the word museum in the title,reinforcing the idea that students will travel totwo museums and engage with a variety of learningexperiences, all based in the museum collections.For your audience, who has a choice between a widevariety of field trips, these names work by solidifying thetype of trip with the first word then build excitementand evoke movement with the second word.
Museum Hop Museum Freehop Museum Trekkers Museum OdysseyMuseum AdventureMuseum Close-Up
Going on a JourneyThis direction combines the ideas of learning/exploring/seeing with the idea of a journey, travel ormovement. Some of these names refer specifically totrain travel, so that students could get their ticketspunched at each station. Regardless of the name,a progressive punch-ticket idea can be used.
Discovery Express Discovery TrailExploration Express Exploration StationImagination Station Curiosity Caravan Exploration Special Discovery Way Learning Bridges