This assignment asks students to work in teams in order to create a Power Point presentations detailing a potential trip to Colorado for the Johnson family. The purpose of the assignment is to encourage students to know landmarks and points of interest around the state, analyze text and brainstorm place of interest based on that information, to create a presentation, practice working in teams and presenting their findings. Hopefully these skills will encourage students to do the same planning for their future trips!
The zip folder also contains a list explaining each of the files as well as modified directions for various student needs.
Included in the folder are:
-explanation of each file
-directions with graphic organizers and rubric
-directions with graphic organizer and rubric modified for ELLs
-directions with graphic organizer and rubric modified for students with special needs
-list of potential destinations
-example power point
-reflection for students after the presentations
-rubric with blanks and the blanks to encourage students to familiarize themselves with the rubric through rubric bingo