lingoPreparing for the Trip

It's time to start thinking about logistics... This section will take you through all the details on packing, road food, emergencies and entertainment.



lingoA. Packing for the Trip
What are the essential items to bring along? What should you leave at home? Who's responsible for what? Watch this video for a little help and then discuss these questions and what you've learned throughout this task assignment with your group members.

When you are done, embed this information in your group wiki project.



lingoB. Road Food
What types of food should you bring versus buy? What types of restaurants should you eat at? Discuss these questions and what you've learned throughout this task assignment with your group members.

When you are done, embed this information in your group wiki project.





lingoC. Entertainment Options
It's time to start thinking about what you should do on a roadtrip. This includes ideas such as road games, conversations, music, etc...? So, how should you occupy the time? Discuss these questions and what you've learned throughout this task assignment with your group members.

When you are done, embed this information in your group wiki project.



lingoD. Emergency Items
What items should you bring versus buy? What types of plan should you have for encountering any emergencies? (Use what you learned from the class blog - Road Situations) Discuss these questions and what you've learned throughout this task assignment with your group members.

When you are done, embed this information in your group wiki project.



lingoE. Companion Responsibilities
Now it's time to discuss who is doing what - for all this planning. (Indicate who is bringing which items, who is buying the items, and what items will be purchased on the road) Discuss these questions and what you've learned throughout this task assignment with your group members.

When you are done, embed this information in your group wiki project.



Need help with the Road Lingo?

Click here to review some of the important Road Lingo you'll need for the trip!

OR, double-click any word on the page for a definition/translation

Is it time to pull over for a rest?

Need a break from all the planning? Click here and watch some fun videos of Road Trips in action.


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