Plan a Winter Train Ride | Holiday PBL | 3rd-6th Grade


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In this fun winter project-based learning (PBL) activity for 3rd-6th grades, your students will use key standards in a real-life scenario as they plan a winter train ride from wherever they live to a fun, winter destination! This project is highly individualized and ties in student interests.

Outside research sources are required to complete this project. Suggestions for modifying the project are provided if you do not have access to 1:1 devices for your students and need to have students research using a different method.

One of the best parts about this project that reviews reading, multiplication, and addition is that differentiation is included!

Driving Question: How can I plan a winter train ride for my family from our city to a fun, seasonal location?

⭐️ Digital version included!

This is the perfect winter project because it does not mention Christmas anywhere in the project so you can use it with all students.

Banish worksheets and get your students excited about real life learning! This 6-Day project covers the following skills:

  • Research Skills
  • Collaboration
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Creative Narrative Writing
  • Decimal or Whole Number Operations
  • Multiplication
  • Addition
  • Mapping Skills
  • Critical Thinking


Rubric & Sample Answers Included.


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