will you plan a full-filled weeklong vacation to Europe for three
three different generations on $6,000 or less?
your destination (the land
your ancestors, as agreed upon by all team members).
Which country in Western Europe will
up the Roles and Responsibilities between your team members.
Read the Roles and Responsibilities
divide up your research tasks according to your roles. Which expert are
you going to be?
Print and fill out the KWL chart to help you get started.
partner will work on different research tasks according to his or her
what you learned about your country using a note taking sheet from your
sure to fill out a separate sheet for each source of information.
to plan a practical itinerary.
- As a
group, discuss where each member of your family would like to go and
what each of you would like to
see (and do) on your trip.
the pros and cons for each activity
to find activities for each member of the family.
the cost of the trip and create a realistic budget.
an Excel spreadsheet to show
your proposed budget for the trip.
sure to convert all prices to U.S. Dollars using Oanda.com,
The Currency Site 164TM Currency Converter or X-Rates.com
sure your trip is possible for $6,000 or less at the current exchange
adjustments to your trip as necessary to stay within your budget.
Click here for a list of Things to Include in Your Budget.
Design an itinerary for your trip using a
Using the desktop
publishing program assigned by your teacher, choose the brochure or
pamphlet layout that will work best for your project. Are you going to
add many graphic elements or will it be mostly text? How can you make
it attractive so that people will want to read it, without going
overboard on color?
Make sure to arrange your information chronologically, day by day.
bibliography to cite all sources. Use one of the following
resources to create your bibliography entries, then copy and paste them
into a Microsoft Word
Make sure to click on Quick Cite,
their free resource.
your project (before turning it in).
Look at the Evaluation
form. Make sure you have done everything you were required to do.
See how you will be graded.
Check to make sure you have everything you are supposed to have.
Turn in your notes, your itinerary, your bibliography, and your budget.