What is Hong Kong Like?
Keyterms: map, grid reference, description, symbol, compass, scale, key, distance, positive, negative,
Title: What do you know about Hong Kong?
Knowledge: Reflect on current knowledge of Hong Kongs’ famous sights and landmarks.
Understanding: Understand the difference between a human and physical feature
Do: To collaborate as a team to complete the quiz. Collaborate.
Click here for the quiz ppt - Find the answers to the questions around the school.
Click here for Student quiz questions.
Click here for the landmarks ppt - Can you name and locate these famous Hong Kong places?
Title: Hong Kong Maps
Know: Develop basic map skills
Do: To know how to use co-ordinates, symbols, compass and distance on a map.
Click here for the landmarks ppt.- Name Locate these landmarks on your Hong Kong Mapper worksheet
Devise symbols for these landmarks Click here for Hong Kong Mapper worksheet-
Complete your map.
Click here for more examples of how to show symbols on maps.
Complete the questions on scale and direction on the Hong Kong Mapper worksheet. Use google maps or wall maps to help you or watch the video opposite.
Look at these questions
Title: The Good, the bad and the ugly
Know: To describe places using descriptive (positive and negative) vocabulary.Do: Interpret geographical video and photographs. Make distinctions decide between good and bad aspects of Hong Kong, developing language of description.
Watch the Hong Kong Tourist Board video (left) and consider the following:
What is the image of Hong Kong? What are some of the positive descriptive words that are used to describe Hong Kong in the video? Is it all good?
Create a word wall in your classroom to record your classes descriptions of the city.
Watch Hong Kong's Dirty little secret. What are some of the negative aspects of life for residents and visitors in Hong Kong?
Images of Hong Kong Activity. Click here.