Travel Themes Teacher Resources
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New Review How I Spent My Summer Vacation Prompt
Learn all about your new students' exciting summer breaks with this simple writing exercise. Young learners complete a series of three sentence frames about their summer vacation and their hopes for the new school year before drawing pictures to support their writing.
1st - 3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Travel Brochure Project
Designing a travel brochure is a classic project that will help your class members develop a variety of skills, such as researching informational texts, designing creative visual products, and communicating what you have learned.
6th - 10th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Hawaii No Ka Oi!
Aloha! Young travel agents research Hawaii and then create a travel brochure and itinerary for a trip to the Hawaiian islands. Following a given list of criteria, pairs use the Internet to design a trip for a family of four, develop a brochure advertising their tour, and prepare a PowerPoint presentation.
6th - 8th English Language Arts
Enticing Travel Brochure
Elementary schoolers examine Albert Bierstadt's Wind River Country, and examine the manner in which he created his paintings. The terrific plan has an outstanding version of the painting embedded in it for viewing. Learners look at how he used scale, depth, light and dark, composition, and details in the famous work.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Want to use sequence maps in your narrative writing unit? Young writers work to create personal narratives about their summer vacation. They write a narrative of their vacation and create a display using summer clothing shapes made from construction paper.
3rd - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Making a Travel Brochure
Third graders research the cities in Florida and discuss information about that city. In this travel brochure lesson, 3rd graders develop a list of attractions, slogan, and find facts about the city they are studying. Students work on a planning guide activity to help with their brochure.
3rd 21st Century Skills
Before turning young researchers lose on a country research project, create a Pathfinder and list a number of websites appropriate for your pupils to use in their research. Next, have class members examine a variety of travel brochures and analyze the characteristics of these brochures.
5th Social Studies & History
Create a Math Road Trip
Learners create a Road Trip. They work in small groups. Students are given a road map for each group. They plan a road trip between two cities on opposite edges of the map, estimating a reasonable distance to travel each day. Learners use marker or paper-and-tape flags to show route taken.
3rd - 6th English Language Arts
My Summer Vacation: Traveling
A classic activity idea, kindergarteners share stories about their summer vacations on their first day of school! First, your young learners will listen to you talk about your summer vacation, making sure to use plenty of visual aids. Then they will turn to a partner to share about their own summer vacation activities.
K English Language Arts
Let's Visit Washington, D.C
Learners explore Washington, D.C. In this Washington, D.C. instructional activity, students collaborate to research monuments located in the city and then follow the provided rubric to create travel brochures that feature 3 monuments of their choosing.
3rd - 4th Social Studies & History
Car and Bus Safety
Nearly every child will ride in a car or take a bus during their elementary career, that's why it is so important to teach them safety skills. First, little ones discuss why safety rules are important. Then, they go over rules that will keep them safe during bus and car travel.
Pre-K - 2nd Health
The Ultimate Road Trip
Sixth graders experience and practice real-world geography, science and math as they imagine planning out the ultimate road trip. They set goals and maintain a daily budget as they are given a set of rules as they plan their road trip with a partner.
6th Social Studies & History