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These Famous Cities - Skill-Builder

Artists often use illustrations to convey meaning. Students will make predictions based on drawings and explore landmarks and features unique to the cities featured in the game.

** Requires the board game Ticket to Ride: First Journey© to fully implement.

Skills & Subjects

Students will discover the following Skills and Subjects while completing this Game Schooler product.

  • Creativity Creativity
  • Confidence Confidence
  • Comprehension Comprehension
  • Writing Writing
  • Communication Communication
  • Creative Writing Creative Writing
  • American History American History
  • Geography Geography
Required Game

Note: This Game Schooler product requires the following game to fully implement

Ticket to Ride: First Journey

Players of all ages can now venture across America by train in Alan R. Moon’s Ticket to Ride: First Journey. With a brand new map and simplified rules, First Journey is the perfect way to introduce new players to the game of cross-country travel.

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This product is compatible with Ticket to Ride: First Journey by Days of Wonder/Asmodee. This is NOT an Official Days of Wonder/Asmodee product/project. This is a non-licensed product and all trademarks and copyrights are properties of their respective owners.
Additional Details
  • Age:Grades 3 to 5
  • Format:PDF
  • # of Pages:17
Table of Contents
  • 1. Table of Contents
  • 2. Introduction
  • a. Overview
  • b. Key Outcomes & Objectives
  • c. Subjects
  • d. Instructional Design
  • 3. Setup
  • a. Before You Begin
  • b. Materials
  • c. Learning the Game
  • 4. Gameplay Guide
  • a. Starting the Game
  • b. Special Notes
  • c. Finishing the Game
  • 5. Project Guide
  • a. Implementation
  • b. Ideas & Helpful Hints
  • c. Conclusions
  • 6. Student Guide
  • a. Directions for the Student
  • 7. Leveling-Up Guide
  • a. Leveling-Up Ideas
  • 8. Appendices
  • n1. Notebook - Famous City #1
  • n2. Notebook - Famous City #2
  • n3. Notebook - Famous City #3
  • b. Gamer Elements
  • c. Credits / Copyrights / Terms