Lesson 1 small and large carbon footprint cline

Carbon & Energy

HOW CAN YOU SHRINK THE SIZE OF YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT?

Learning Outcomes:
– To calculate and explain the size of your carbon footprint.
– To explore the decisions made by the tourist industry to reduce the size of their carbon footprints.

KS3 National Curriculum Links:
1. Locational knowledge
2. Human and physical geography
3. Geographical skills and fieldwork

GCSE Specification Links:
AQA, Edexcel A, Edexcel B, Eduqas A, Eduqas B, OCR A, OCR B

 

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Lesson 2 Dinner Time activity slide

Local Sourcing

WHERE DOES OUR HOLIDAY MONEY GO?

Learning Outcomes:
– To examine the negative economic issues surrounding leakage within the tourism industry.
– To assess the importance of sourcing local products to improve local economic development.

KS3 National Curriculum Links:
1. Place knowledge
2. Human and physical geography
3. Geographical skills and fieldwork

GCSE Specification Links:
AQA, Edexcel A, Edexcel B, Eduqas A, Eduqas B, OCR B

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Lesson 3 Oliver Ridley turtle slide

Plastics

WHAT IS THE PROBLEM WITH PLASTIC?

Learning Outcomes:
– To examine the issues surrounding plastic pollution.
– To assess the importance of different strategies in reducing the plastic problem.

KS3 National Curriculum Links:
1. Locational knowledge
2. Place knowledge
3. Human and physical geography
4. Geographical skills and fieldwork

GCSE Specification Links:
AQA

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Lesson 4 Costa Rica facts slide

Health & Wellbeing

HOW HAS TOURISM CHANGED PEOPLE’S LIVES IN COSTA RICA?

Learning Outcomes:
– To describe the location of Costa Rica.
– To understand the positives and negatives of tourism in Costa Rica.

KS3 National Curriculum Links:
1. Human and physical geography
2. Geographical skills and fieldwork

GCSE Specification Links:
AQA, Edexcel B, Eduqas A, OCR B

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Lesson 5 Venice map slide

Overtourism

HOW CAN LUIGI SAVE THE BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND?

Learning Outcomes:
– To explain the impacts of overtourism on the host community.
– To justify management strategies used to reduce the impacts of overtourism.

KS3 National Curriculum Links:
1. Human and physical geography
2. Geographical skills and fieldwork

GCSE Specification Links:
AQA, Eduqas A

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Lesson 6 Arc GIS slide

Sustainable Tourism

HOW DOES SUSTAINABLE TOURISM PLAY OUT IN THE QUINTANA ROO?

Learning Outcomes:
– To describe the characteristics of the Quintana Roo.
– To explore the different aspects of sustainable tourism in the Quintana Roo.

KS3 National Curriculum Links:
1. Geographical skills and fieldwork

GCSE Specification Links:
AQA, Edexcel A, Edexcel B, Eduqas A, Eduqas B, OCR A, OCR B

Better World Detectives Introduction Letter preview

Secondary Pack Introduction Letter :)

Welcome to the Better World Detectives family! Written by Dr. Rebecca Kitchen from the Geographical Association, this letter introduces you to the whole pack and gives credit to the wonderful teachers who worked with us to create such innovative and inspiring sustainable tourism geography resources.

 

 

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Preview of BWD Secondary Introduction letter