A touristic coast : Gold Coast, Australia


I know to geolocalise
A touristic coast in Australia

I can explain
The transformations of a touristic coast

The rivalry between the activities

I can identify
The functions of a touristic coast


  • touristic coast

I. The birth of a beach

  1. Describe each picture.
  2. How does the landscape change ?
  3. What activity is the reason of this modification ?

II. A touristic coast

Let’s have a look at the place nowadays.

Can you guess where we are ? Use Google Map or Google Earth to explore this location.

How does it look ? Describe the landscape.

III. Living in a touristic coast

Choose a topic from the list below. Work by groups to make a presentation.

Topics :

  • The organisation of a touristic beach

  • an economy organised by tourism
    • What kind of activities can you do in a touristic coast ?

The city of Ur

Cette séquence est destinée au dispositif PARLE pour les 6e.

Unit 2 – History
The city of Ur


I know to geolocalise
Where are the ancient cities in Mesopotamia

Where are the ancient cities in Egypt

I can explain

How people used to live

I can identify
The fonctions of an ancient city


  • canal
  • ziggurat


Work by groupe :

  • pick a card and do a web quest about the character or the topic it represents
  • do a presentation in front of the class (make sure to be clear and brief !)

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Living in a metropolis

Cette séquence est destinée au dispositif PARLE pour les 6e. Elle a été réalisée en collaboration avec Jules Carrier.

Unit 1 – Geography
Living in a metropolis


I know to geolocalise
where are the most populated cities

I can explain
what is a metropolis

I can identify
the fonctions of a metropolis


  • metropolis
  • residential area
  • gated community
  • industrial area
  • commercial area
  • transportation infrastructure
  • to commute
  • Central Business district (CBD)

Case study # 1 – Ho Chi Minh City

Where am I ?

The teacher is going to give you the link to a collaborative map : use it to pin your home.

Can you recognise some emblematic places of the city ?

The growth of the city

Work by group ; use the images below to discribe the growth of Ho Chi Minh City. Use words such as :


Read the text below : why is the city growing so fast ?

Ho Chi Minh City is the economic and financial hub of Vietnam and continues to attract migrants from the provinces, resulting in rapid population growth. With the recent expansion of a free-market system, many multinational and local businesses and facilities can be found in the city,


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