The Ultimate Journey is a great culminating activity to do with your students after a unit on themes of geography. In this packet, you will find student project directions, a letter introducing the project to parents, rough-draft travel notes, a student progress chart, themes of geography posters and a deadline reminder slip.
Opportunity of a lifetime:
*Travel around the world, explore your dream destinations and visit the land of your ancestors.
*Share with your class your imaginary trip by way of postcards.
*Use the geography skills you have learned to describe your destinations, allowing classmates to “guess” your location.
*Research world destinations and your ancestral history.
*Use online and print resources to research the countries/destinations you have chosen.
*Communicate, through descriptive and expository writing, about your destinations.
*Use geography skills, including latitude and longitude and themes of geography, to describe locations.