End of the Year PBL Activity | Plan a Tropical Vacation for your Teacher


Plan Your Teacher's Vacation: A Project for the End of the Year

Looking for an engaging, differentiated, and challenging end-of-the-year math activity to enrich your students? This is a perfect math review and challenge for the last weeks of school - students get to plan a well-deserved vacation for YOU, their teacher!


Students will love getting to work within a budget to plan out your vacation - your travel, lodging, food and activity options. You'll love the enriched math practice they get along the way! This is a great Summer math activity, perfect for your end-of-the-year math plans or summer school! Students will practice addition and subtraction while learning to work within a budget. This includes both Printable & Digital versions for Google Slides and Seesaw.



Teacher Tips and Instructions

Engaging Letter: Get students excited about this project by putting the letter in an envelope and ripping it open along with students!

Brainstorming Page: A brainstorming sheet for students to think about a vacation they've been on.

Travel Options: There are 3 sheets included that display the options students have to pick from for traveling, lodging, food, and activities. These display the prices for each thing as well - they are all 2-digit or 3-digit numbers. (EDITABLE menus now included - change the prices for your class!)

Planning Sheets Differentiated planning sheets are included. The more challenging one has students plan extra meals and activities, and more calculations and planning are necessary.

Itinerary Pages: Differentiated itinerary pages are included. Two have students list their travel plans for the teacher, and one has students write a letter to their teacher telling him/her about their upcoming trip.

Writing Toppers: Six adorable summer-themed toppers for student writing