A project for students to create a menu and food truck model for Five Wonders Theme Park, based on the Frida’s Fiesta menu.
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This teaching resource is a crossover activity with the Five Wonders Theme Park and Frida’s Fiesta Stimulus projects. In this scenario, the Mexican food truck at Five Wonders is not doing well, so Frida’s Fiesta has bought the spot and hired you to create a food truck version of the restaurant. The aim is for student to use their own knowledge and ideas to craft a fast-food menu for a food truck, based on the menu at Frida’s Fiesta. Students will get the opportunity to:
- design a menu
- set a pricing budget
- design and build their own food truck.
Students will examine the eateries at Five Wonders Theme Park and whether they are competitively priced. Then, using the Frida’s Fiesta menu, they will design a ‘mini menu’ that would suit a food truck environment. Students will get to learn about and reflect upon real-world scenarios, such as competitive marketing and luring consumers to their product. At the end of this project, students should have created an attractive menu and a built a physical food truck model designed from the template included in this project.
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Australian Curriculum alignment
Understand how texts vary in complexity and technicality depending on the approach to the topic, the purpose and the intended audience
Create literary texts that explore students?? own experiences and imagining
Identify characteristic features used in imaginative, informative and persuasive texts to meet the purpose of the text
Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive texts containing key information and supporting details for a widening range of audiences, demonstrating increasing control over text structures and language features
Show how ideas and points of view in texts are conveyed through the use of vocabulary, including idiomatic expressions, objective and subjective language, and that these can change according to context
Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive print and multimodal texts, choosing text structures, language features, images and sound appropriate to purpose and audience
Create literary texts that adapt or combine aspects of texts students have experienced in innovative ways
Analyse how text structures and language features work together to meet the purpose of a text
Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive texts, choosing and experimenting with text structures, language features, images and digital resources appropriate to purpose and audience
Connect three-dimensional objects with their nets and other two-dimensional representations
Construct simple prisms and pyramids
Create literary texts that experiment with structures, ideas and stylistic features of selected authors
Re-read and edit student??s own and others?? work using agreed criteria for text structures and language features
Experiment with text structures and language features and their effects in creating literary texts, for example, using imagery, sentence variation, metaphor and word choice
Select, navigate and read texts for a range of purposes, applying appropriate text processing strategies and interpreting structural features, for example table of contents, glossary, chapters, headings and subheadings
Re-read and edit students?? own and others?? work using agreed criteria and explaining editing choices
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