In one word, describe how you feel about planning your own outing?
Brainstorm ideas for fun activities to do with friends or family. Come up with a budget that fits into your allowance or family budget. Make a list of items you may need and make sure you have them before you go!
Planning an Outing: Fun for Everyone!
Outing: An outing is a trip or excursion taken by a group of people for recreational or educational purposes. Planning: Planning is the process of thinking about and organizing the activities required to achieve a desired goal. Group: A group is a collection of two or more people who have some form of a common identity or purpose.
Planning your own outing is a great way to practice budgeting and financial literacy! When you plan your own outing, you can think outside the box and come up with creative and unique ideas! Having an outing plan can help you make the most of your time and energy!
Did you know?
Work together in pairs: What safety tips would you include when planning your own outing?
Work together in pairs: What are three steps you would take to plan a successful outing with your friends?
Brain break: Draw a silly monster with 10 eyes and a goofy grin on its face, holding a giant hamburger in one of its hands.
What should you consider when planning an outing?
- Weather conditions
- Favorite colors
- Number of stars in the sky
- Favorite food
What type of activities can you plan for an outdoor outing?
- Picnic, hiking, biking
- Reading books, playing video games, watching TV shows
- Shopping at a mall
What should you bring when going on an outdoor outing?
- Water bottle, snacks, sunscreen
- Books and pencils
- Blankets and pillows
Where can you find information about the place that you want to visit?
- Grocery store
Who can come with you on your outing?
- Family members and friends