Home School Years

Proverbs 22:6 – Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old, he will not depart from it.

Summer Vacation Theme

Road trip! (well, sort of)

Road trip! (well, sort of)

Related Posts:

Summer Theme

Summer Safety Tips

Travel: Make A Pretend Passport

Recommended Books:

  • Pictures From Our Vacation by Lynne Rae Perkins
  • The House Takes A Vacation by Jacqueline Davies
  • A Fabumouse Vacation for Geronimo by Geronimo Stilton
  • The Berenstain Bears Go On Vacation by Stan & Jan Berenstain
  • The Berenstain Bears’ Too Much Vacation by Stan & Jan Berenstain
  • Arthur’s Family Vacation by Marc Brown
  • The Best Vacation Ever by Stuart J. Murphy
  • Airport (Usborne Sticker Book) by Dan Crisp

Theme Ideas:

Where would you like to go on vacation? Why?

What has been your favorite vacation?

Discuss different forms of travel

Discuss popular vacation destinations

Discuss difference between national and international travel

Plan a family vacation using the 5 W’s and 1 H format:

  • when and where
  • what to do
  • who’s going
  • why do you want to go there
  • how are you going to pay for things

Make a vacation countdown calendar

Make a scrapbook or album of a vacation trip


Make/Color a Postcard

Summer & Vacation themed songs and poems

Online Games:


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