Illinois has so many wonderful places to visit, and postcards are a fun way to let others know about where you’ve been! Using the 2 cell poster template provided, students will create a postcard from Illinois. The written part must include at least one fact about the landmark, and the picture must accurately depict the location.
Some popular tourist attractions in Illinois include Lincoln’s New Salem, Shawnee National Forest, The Loop in Chicago, Navy Pier, Lincoln Park Zoo, Anderson Japanese Gardens, and the Willis Tower.
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Objective: Create a postcard from a landmark in Illinois.
Grade Level 3-6
Difficulty Level 2 (Reinforcing / Developing)
Type of Assignment IndividualCommon Core Standards
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