Project Based Learning Planning an International Trip | PBL Activity

Rated 4.67 out of 5, based on 12 reviews
12 Ratings
Teresa Kwant
Grade Levels
3rd - 5th
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  • Google Apps™
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This is a great resource to believe if you are going to have a sub and will be out of the classroom. It's fun for the students and easy for whoever steps in!
Great way to practice many standards at once. Students were engaged and excited about this PBL lesson


Project based learning is a great way to get your students solving problems. Your students will LOVE learning with real life examples at they plan an international vacation. Having students practice math and writing skills, while using life skills, will make the lesson relatable, engaging, and memorable. Both a printable and digital option is included!

Project based learning is the perfect way to get your students excited about learning. Do you need lessons that:




⭐Review Standards


Then, look no further.

With this PBL International Trip Planner activity, you will find that it can be unique to each student! Students will plan where to go, how to get there, where to stay, what to eat and so much more! Students are given a budget, and must stay within it to plan their international trip.

In this activity pack you will find the following printable activity pages:

  • Project title page
  • Budget Tracker
  • Where in the World Will We Go?
  • international Trip Guiding Questions
  • Transportation Options
  • Lodging Options
  • Lodging Calculations
  • Lodging Pick: Compare and Contrasting
  • Pack Your Bags: Weight Estimation
  • Map Your Stay
  • Destination Museum
  • The City Cuisine Menu Choice
  • Messages Home
  • Souvenirs and Gifts
  • Measurement Conversions
  • Why should people visit this destination? Persuasive Writing
  • Design a Destination

*A digital option is also provided for Google Slides. You will want to make sure you save the assignment to the Google Drive you use with your Google Classroom. Then, simply assign the activity to your students.

This PBL activity is perfect for the upper elementary grade students in third grade, fourth grade, or fifth grade. Use this project during a class party, center time, as bell work, for homework, and so much more!

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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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