GEOGRAPHY: Holidays

SECTION A

Topic: Holidays

Subject Skills: Observation, Inquiry, Testing and Applying Knowledge, Presenting Data, making Comparisons, using maps.

Keys Skills: Learning, Teamwork, Coping with problems, Use of IT, Use of English, Use of Maths

Curriculum Aims: To develop key geography skills of observation, inquiry, testing and applying knowledge, presenting data, making comparisons, using maps. To acquire knowledge and understanding of the location and culture of these countries.

Objectives: Complete Section A Challenges 1, 3, 6, and 9 to gain one full ASDAN Credit.

Challenge 1. Choose any three holiday locations outside of the UK. Use climate data to make either a blog or vlog to advise potential visitors what to take with them when they visit each destination. The article should contain a range of different items you should take at least five being related to the climate. 

Challenge 3. Choose a UK seaside resort and design and produce a brochure, blog or vlog that is designed to encourage people to visit. It should include:

• A resort map
• Details of transport links to the resort
• Information about the main activities
• Images of the resort
• Any additional information you feel is relevant

Challenge 6. Investigate the kinds of places visitors from overseas would like to visit on a 14-day tour around the UK. Design a potential tour with at least 7 destinations and mark them on a map of the UK giving reasons why they should visit each place. Produce a list of the kind of businesses that would benefit from overseas tourists.

Challenge 9. In a group act out a scenario where a travel agent is advising customers who are looking for a week’s holiday. You will need to research different locations so that customers can ask realistic questions. Information should include travel arrangements, costs, climate and facilities at the destination including accommodation and points of interest. Make either a Podcast or Vlog.

Assessment (Formative): Student progress and attainment is recorded on an individual pupil’s progress and achievement sheet. Production of a portfolio of work as the outcome of at least 10 hours work.

 

HOLIDAYS Challenge 1 (SECTION A)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 1 (SECTION A)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION AChallenge 1Choose any three holiday locations outside of the UK. Use climate data to make either a blog or vlog to advise potential visitors what to take with them when they visit each destination. The article should contain a range of...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 3 (SECTION A)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 3 (SECTION A)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION AChallenge 3Choose a UK seaside resort and design and produce a brochure, blog or vlog that is designed to encourage people to visit. It should include:• A resort map• Details of transport links to the resort• Information about the main...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 6 (SECTION A)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 6 (SECTION A)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION AChallenge 6Investigate the kinds of places visitors from overseas would like to visit on a 14-day tour around the UK. Design a potential tour with at least 7 destinations and mark them on a map of the UK giving reasons why they should visit...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 9 (SECTION A)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 9 (SECTION A)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION AChallenge 9In a group act out a scenario where a travel agent is advising customers who are looking for a week’s holiday. You will need to research different locations so that customers can ask realistic questions. Information should include...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 1 Assessment (SECTION A)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 1 Assessment (SECTION A)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION A Challenge 1 AssessmentStudent Progress and Achievement RecordTopic: HolidaysChoose any three holiday locations outside of the UK. Use climate data to make either a blog or vlog to advise potential visitors what to take with them when they...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 3 Assessment (SECTION A)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 3 Assessment (SECTION A)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION A Challenge 3 AssessmentStudent Progress and Achievement RecordTopic: HolidaysChoose a UK seaside resort and design and produce a brochure, blog or vlog that is designed to encourage people to visit. It should include: • A resort map• Details...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 6 Assessment (SECTION A)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 6 Assessment (SECTION A)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION A Challenge 6 AssessmentStudent Progress and Achievement RecordTopic: HolidaysInvestigate the kinds of places visitors from overseas would like to visit on a 14-day tour around the UK. Design a potential tour with at least 7 destinations and...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 9 Assessment (SECTION A)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 9 Assessment (SECTION A)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION A Challenge 9 AssessmentStudent Progress and Achievement RecordTopic: HolidaysIn a group act out a scenario where a travel agent is advising customers who are looking for a week’s holiday. You will need to research different locations so that...

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SECTION B

Topic: Holidays

Subject Skills: Observation, Inquiry, Testing and Applying Knowledge, Presenting Data, making Comparisons, using maps.

Keys Skills: Learning, Teamwork, Coping with problems, Use of IT, Use of English, Use of Maths

Curriculum Aims: To develop key geography skills of observation, inquiry, testing and applying knowledge, presenting data, making comparisons, using maps. To acquire knowledge and understanding of the location and culture of these countries.

Objectives: Complete Section B Challenges 3 to gain one full ASDAN Credit.

Challenge 3.As part of a group, carry out a study of ecotourism. Create promotional materials to highlight the concept of ecotourism, including some examples of places that are already encouraging its development and reasons why they are doing so. Create either a vlog or blog promoting ecotourism.

Assessment (Formative): Student progress and attainment is recorded on an individual pupil’s progress and achievement sheet. Production of a portfolio of work as the outcome of at least 10 hours work.

 

The HOLIDAYS Eco Quiz YWP Edition (SECTION B)

The HOLIDAYS Eco Quiz YWP Edition (SECTION B)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSQuick QuizSection BAll the questions relate to animals at the Yorkshire Wildlife Park.  Before you start you can refresh your memory at the Yorkshire Wildlife ParkPlease answer all 20 questions.(you have 10 minutes to complete the task) [gravityform...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 3 (SECTION B)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 3 (SECTION B)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION BChallenge 3As part of a group, carry out a study of ecotourism. Create promotional materials to highlight the concept of ecotourism, including some examples of places that are already encouraging its development and reasons why they are...

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HOLIDAYS Challenge 3 Assessment (SECTION B)

HOLIDAYS Challenge 3 Assessment (SECTION B)

Module 5: HOLIDAYSSECTION B Challenge 3 AssessmentStudent Progress and Achievement RecordTopic: HolidaysAs part of a group, carry out a study of ecotourism. Create promotional materials to highlight the concept of ecotourism, including some examples of places that are...

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