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What is it like to live there?

 
Geography Starter

Starter

 
What can you tell about a country from the front page of one of it's newspapers?
 
Le Figaro
 
Use the Newseum website [click on the banner below] to try and find a front cover of a newspaper from the countries we are studying. What do they say about the countries?
 
Newseum - The World's Most Interactive Museum
 
Geography Activities

Activities

 

Who is doing what?

 

Australia Australia

Bolivia Bolivia

Canada Canada

Indonesia Indonesia

Nepal Nepal

Niger Niger

Norway Norway

Switzerland Switzerland

What is it like to live there?

D

E

F

G

H

A

B

C

 

Today's Task > What is it like to live there? > News Stories

 
Create a new page on the class wiki > enter the name of your new page > choose a page template to start with.
 
The table below provides links to English language news sites for all the listed countries. Try and find three 'typical' news stories that summarize what is happening in the country at the minute. You should paste an extract into your wiki and then a link to the full story.
 
 

Australia Australia

Bolivia Bolivia

Canada Canada

Indonesia Indonesia

Nepal Nepal

Niger Niger

Norway Norway

Switzerland Switzerland

English Language News

News
News
News
News
News
News
News
News
 

Today's Task > What is it like to live there? > Terrorism and other Suspicious Events

Click on the banner below to see if there has been an 'terrorism and other suspicious events' in the country that you are studying. If there has been - produce an excerpt of the story for your wiki page and then a link to the full story.
 
Global Incident Map
 

Today's Task > What is it like to live there? > Travel Advice

What travel advice does the UK government give about travel to the country you are studying? Click on the banner below to find out.
 
Foreign & Commonwealth Office
 
What travel advice does the USA government give about travel to the country you are studying? Click on the banner below to find out.
 
US Department of State
 
What does the French government say about travel to the country you are studying? Click on the banner below to find out (in French).
 
Conseils aux Voyageurs
 
Geography Review
Homework

Review and Homework Task

 
Would you like to live in the country that you have focused upon today? Why?
 

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