Investigation: Tour de Texas

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Teams of Texas tourists gather into groups to analyze what they can do with $50 worth of an alternative fuel. They write checks, keep a balance sheet, and map out their sight-seeing route taking into consideration the location of alternative fuel stations by consulting online directories. This fun activity makes a terrific follow-up to a lesson on alternative fuels.

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Pros
  • Incorporates geography, math, and technology skills
  • Stimulates cooperation and communication among team members
  • Maps, blank checks, a balance log, and a travel log make this a lot of fun
Cons
  • None