7th Grade/Åk 7

Chapter 1 Lesson 5: Australia

Learning Objectives:

  • to become familiar with facts about Australia

 

 

1. VOCABULARY

QUIZLET Chapter 1 Lesson 5 here

 

2. INTERACTIVE ACTIVITIES

Listen to the text Awesome Australia here

Vocabulary Awesome Australia here

 

Listen to the text The Outback here

Vocabulary The Outback here

 

Listen to the text Tracks across Australia here

Vocabulary Tracks across Australia here

3. AUSTRALIA DAY

 

4. HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA

5. FACTS ABOUT AUSTRALIA, also known as the Land Down Under.

6. TRACKS ACROSS AUSTRALIA

In 1977, 27-year-old Robyn Davidson, along with her dog and four camels, embarked on a daring expedition across the barren, unforgiving terrain of the outback.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7. AN EMAIL: ROAD TRIP AROUND AUSTRALIA

Write an email to your best friend describing your trip around Australia. Make sure to tell him/her what you did on the trip, where the trip was, why you had the trip. Include more details. Write at least one paragraph.

 

 

8. BROCHURE PROJECT

Use the Internet to become familiar with facts about Australia’s tourists’ attractions and culture. Work in pair and create a travel brochure for Australia. Follow the link to an attached PDF with things to include on your brochure.

Create your brochure in Microsoft Word.

 

9. PROJECT: Going to Australia - a trip downunder

https://skolbanken.unikum.net/skolbanken/planering/2459381738