Students are to prepare a seed about Rio De Janiero the home of the 2016 Olympics.
They are to find out the following things:
- Research one of the following important landmarks in Rio: Christ the Redeemer, Sugar Loaf Mountain, Escadaria Selarón, also known as the ‘Selaron Steps’, Ipanema Beach, Santa Teresa, Favelas.
- What is important about your landmark?
- Why do so many people visit this landmark?
- Draw an picture of your chosen landmark?
These websites will help you with your research:
Christ the Redeemer – http://ohfact.com/interesting-facts-about-christ-the-redeemer/
Sugar Loaf Mountain – http://www.brazilcultureandtravel.com/sugarloaf-mountain.html
Ipanema Beach – http://www.brazilcultureandtravel.com/ipanema-beach-brazil.html
Escadaria Selarón – http://www.amusingplanet.com/2016/06/the-selaron-steps-of-rio-de-janeiro.html
Favelas – http://catcomm.org/favela-facts/