Unit 4 - Europe: A Cultural Destination

 

Lesson / Day #

 Topic

 Lesson

Further Info and Focus Questions

 
 
1
April 2nd
 
 
Introduction to Europe 

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. Video: Geography of Europe (5 min.)

3. Group Activity: Countries of Europe 

4. PPT Activity: Introduction to Europe - Europe's Famous Attractions

5. Europe Mapping Activity - Spoke and Wheel Map

 Focus Questions
1. 
 
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The Geography of Europe

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. PPT: The Geography of Europe (student worksheet) - 1st half

3.  Continue working on Europe Mapping Activity - Spoke and Wheel Map - DUE: Day 4

 
 
 
3
 
 
 
 Scavenger Hunt Through Europe

 
3. Continue working on Europe Mapping Activity - Spoke and Wheel Map - DUE: Day 4


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4

 

Case Study: Scotland


2. Europe Mapping Activity - Spoke and Wheel Map is DUE
 

 
5. Take up European Name Game

6. Return and take up Unit 2 Test: The Caribbean

 5
April 10th

 

Case Study: Scotland


2. Field Trip? Dates?

3. Virtual Vacation #4: Liam & Kaylee - God's Pocket


5. DURK $ CHALLENGE: European Bingo!
 
 
 
6

 
 
 The European Union

 


DUE: Day #9 - Friday April 13th


      

 7

Case Study: Western Europe

 
2. PPT: Introduction to Western Europe: France, Monaco, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Switzerland and Austria.
 
3. Video: Globe Trekker: Paris, France (student worksheet)
 

 

 8

Case Study: National Geographic Traveller

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. Virtual Vacation #5: ?

3. National Geographic Traveller Article Activity - Choose one Eruopean article from "Traveller" and write a synopsis. Come up with 15 questions that you could ask based on information in this article.

 

 9

April 16th

Case Study: Iceland 

 


2. Video: Iceland (10 min.)
 
 
  

 

 10

 

 Case Study: Germany

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. Video: Globe Trekker: Germany (student worksheet)
 
3. Europe Map Game
 
 

 

 11

Eastern Europe

 

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. Video: Welcome to Prague

3. Reading and Questions: The Czech Republic

4. Crossword: Europe

 

 12

  Hostelling in Europe

1. Travel Photo of the Day


3. Article and Questions: Hostelling 101

 

 13

April 24th



 Europe Summative Activity 

COMPUTER LAB - ROOM 312

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. Europe Summative Assignment - Backpacking through Europe

DUE: Day 3 NEXT UNIT (Wednesday May 2nd)

 

 14



 Europe Summative Activity 

COMPUTER LAB - ROOM 312

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. Europe Summative Assignment - Backpacking through Europe

DUE: Day 3 NEXT UNIT (Wednesday May 2nd)

 

 15

 Europe Summative Activity 

COMPUTER LAB - ROOM 312

1. Travel Photo of the Day

2. Europe Summative Assignment - Backpacking through Europe

DUE: Day 3 NEXT UNIT (Wednesday May 2nd)

 

 16

April 27th

 

Unit Test: Europe

1. Virtual Vacation #6: Camila: Machu Pichu 

2. Unit Test: Europe