Travellers in Asia

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Travellers in Asia

  1. 1. Experience Asia With Me Created by Ms Migdanis
  2. 3. Choosing a place you always wanted to visit <ul><li>Trek along the incredible Great Wall </li></ul><ul><li>Explore the legendary Silk Road </li></ul><ul><li>Ride a Camel through stunning sand dunes </li></ul><ul><li>Encounter Giant Pandas </li></ul><ul><li>Explore the busy streets of Beijing </li></ul><ul><li>Travel on the world’s highest railway </li></ul><ul><li>Visit the Taj Mahal </li></ul><ul><li>Sail along the Ganges and camp on its banks </li></ul>
  3. 4. Taj Mahal Launch Google Earth and take a virtual tour. Find out the area/ perimeter / height of the Taj Mahal and compare the measurement to MLC school.
  4. 5. Travel on the world’s highest railway Find out the distance of the trail line and compare it to the distance of your trains journey to school.
  5. 6. Ride a Camel through stunning sand dunes
  6. 7. Trek along the Great Wall of China What is the distance of the Great Wall of China and what is the average speed that you could walk this?
  7. 8. Explore the legendary Silk Road
  8. 9. What MATHS will you be using with your Experience Asia with me <ul><li>Work out the distances to and from your journey using maps and their scale </li></ul><ul><li>Conversions </li></ul><ul><li>Calculate the time difference </li></ul><ul><li>Work out the cheapest accommodation </li></ul><ul><li>Reading train timetables </li></ul><ul><li>Constructing sector graphs </li></ul>
  9. 10. What to do with all the work you have gathered about your Asian Destination
  10. 11. Create <ul><li>A Podcast </li></ul><ul><li>A Vodcast (created using iMovie) </li></ul><ul><li>A Keynote </li></ul><ul><li>An Animation (using iStop Motion) </li></ul><ul><li>An Online Unit (Pangea) </li></ul><ul><li>Or suggest your own? </li></ul>
  11. 12. Happy Travelling

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