Lesson 3 The advantages and disadvantages of tourism Starter – Odd one Out Great wall of China Trafalgar Square Notre Dame Times Square The vatican The coliseum Grand Canyon Empire State Building Giza Pyramids Taj Mahal Niagara Falls Disneyland Paris Tokyo Disney Louvre Fishermans Wharf Sydney opera house London Eye Magic Kingdom, Orlando Advantages and Disadvantages of tourism Objective: To know how tourism can affect people, places and the economy in a positive and negative way. Holiday Island Success Criteria 1. Make your island. It does not have to be the same but must have natural features that attract tourist and be completely undeveloped. 2. Write a short description about why your island is going to be good for tourist development 4. Add annotations to you all your labels explaining the positives and negatives of each development. 5. Decide whether each one is Environmental, Economic or Social. 3. Write a list of things that might be developed for the tourism industry for the island and add them to the best Individual Tasks 1. Complete the worksheet about advantages and disadvantages. 2. Explain how tourism can damage the environment 3. Explain how it can be good for the local people 4. ‘Tourism is a double-edged sword’. Explain this statement. Plenary Just a minute: One person has to speak for one minute about the advantages of tourism without; repetition, deviation or hesitation!