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The Role of TNCs9 March 2019
Ths page develops first the variety of TNCs involved in the expanding tourist destinations, including aviation companies, travel companies, cruise liners and hotel chains. Students examine the impact... more
Niche Tourism9 March 2019
This page provides a range of activities to examine niche tourism. It begins by introducing niche tourism through a classification activity. Students then develop an understanding of three types of niche... more
The Geographic Impacts of Burning Man9 March 2019
This page develops resources on the geographical impacts of the art and counter-culture festival Burning Man held annually in the Black Rock Desert. Students are first introduced to it and then use a... more
The Costs and Benefits of Large Scale Events9 March 2019
This page introduces the costs and benefits of large scale leisure events, based on a number of examples, including the English FA Cup Final, the carbon footprint of Olympic athletes at Rio, City Park... more
This page provides a range of examples at different scales to examine the sphere of influence of sporting and touristic facilities. It introduces a broad range of geographical concepts that will help... more
The Growth and Changing Purpose of Leisure Time9 March 2019
This page develops resources on both patterns of leisure growth and changing preferences in leisure. It uses graphics based on global regions as well as more detailed focus on American leisure activity... more
Civil Society Success for the Environment8 March 2019
This page looks in depth at the Greenpeace victory campaign that targeted the partnership between Lego and Shell and develops its clever media strategy of posters and digital videos. It goes on to look... more
Why do some eat more?8 March 2019
This page examines the patterns and causes of obesity at both the global and regional scale. It introduces them with a hexagon starter activity based on what students already know and then uses the interactive... more
Student Assessment Map 7 March 2019
This page outlines a map of assessment through the unit, including skill based questions, short writing responses and extended writing responses including essays.Global patterns in food/nutrition indicators,... more