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(click here for Cassita 76's rubric for the Dream Vacation project)
Geography / Map Reading - First, students choose a destination.
Economics / Budget - They calculate what they spend.
Type of Travel / Elapsed Time - They figure out what form of travel they will use to get there, the cost of travel, as well as their leaving and returning date / time.
Hotel Info - Hotel information (amenities) and cost (+ pictures)
Area / Perimeter - Calculate lodging area and perimeter
Attractions - They "visit" a few main attractions (find images online or draw).
Weather - Compare the weather of the destination to local weather
Presentation - Students share their destination and attractions to peers using google maps.
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