⁣⁣Lesson Plan: What makes Monaco's Luxury District a haven of opulence? Explore Monte-Carlo and its iconic Casino!

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⁣⁣Lesson Plan: What makes Monaco's Luxury District a haven of opulence? Explore Monte-Carlo and its iconic Casino!

Grade Level: 10-12
Subject: World Geography/Economics

Objective: Students will investigate the allure of Monaco's Luxury District, particularly Monte-Carlo and its renowned Casino, through a virtual exploration. They will analyze the economic impact, cultural significance, and unique features of this exclusive enclave.

Common Core Standards:
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.9-10.7: Analyze various accounts of a subject told in different mediums (e.g., multimedia, written texts) for their point of view or purpose.
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.11-12.3: Analyze a complex set of ideas or sequence of events and explain how specific individuals, ideas, or events interact and develop over the course of the text.
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.9-10.4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary describing political, social, or economic aspects of history/social studies.
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.11-12.1: Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources, connecting insights gained from specific details to an understanding of the text as a whole.

- Computer or smartboard with internet access
- Images and videos showcasing Monaco's Luxury District, Monte-Carlo, and the Casino
- Writing materials


1. Introduction (5 minutes):
- Display images of Monaco's Luxury District, Monte-Carlo, and the Casino, and ask students if they are familiar with these famous landmarks. Discuss the idea of luxury districts around the world.

2. Main Activity (25 minutes):
- Explain to students that they will embark on a virtual exploration of Monaco's Luxury District, focusing on Monte-Carlo and its iconic Casino.
- Show a video or images that highlight the luxurious architecture, high-end shops, and cultural attractions found in this district.
- Discuss the historical background of Monte-Carlo and the Casino, including their origins and development over time.
- Highlight unique features of the Casino, such as its lavish interiors, famous clientele, and impact on the local economy.

3. Group Discussion (10 minutes):
- Ask students to share their observations and impressions of Monaco's Luxury District and the Casino.
- Facilitate a discussion on the economic significance of such luxury districts, exploring topics such as tourism, employment, and wealth distribution.
- Encourage students to consider the cultural impact of luxury districts and their role in shaping global perceptions of wealth and opulence.

4. Extension Activity (15 minutes):
- Divide students into small groups.
- Assign each group a different luxury district or iconic casino from around the world.
- Have students research and create a presentation comparing and contrasting their assigned luxury district with Monaco's Luxury District, considering factors such as architectural style, cultural elements, and economic impact.

5. Wrap-up (5 minutes):
- Summarize the main points discussed during the lesson.
- Ask students to reflect on what they have learned about Monaco's Luxury District, Monte-Carlo, and the Casino, and its role in the global luxury market.
- Provide an opportunity for any remaining questions or comments.

Common Core Labels Correlations:

Wandering around the famous Monaco district Monte-Carlo. Click here ▶ to see highlights and guide. Monte-Carlo, resort, one of the four quartiers (sections) of Monaco. It is situated on an escarpment at the base of the Maritime Alps along the French Riviera, on the Mediterranean, just northeast of Nice, France. In 1856 Prince Charles III of Monaco granted a charter allowing a joint stock company to build a casino.Date recorded: September, 2019Weather: ☀️ 22C | 72F-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Lets connect and receive updates of the travel places to be viewed in upcoming videos:Support me on【Paypal】https://www.paypal.me/WanderlustTVSupport me on【Patreon】https://www.patreon.com/Wander....lustTravelVideosFoll me on 【Instagram】https://www.instagram.com/wand....erlusttravelvideos/F me on 【Facebook】https://www.facebook.com/Wande....rlustTravelVideos/#W #Monaco #MonteCarlo---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Highlights Timestamps (☉ Street/Road | ★ Highlight): ▶(0:00) Allées des Boulingrins ☉▶(4:26) Place du Casino ☉▶(5:23) Monte Carlo Casino ★▶(6:11) Allée François Blanc ☉▶(9:27) Jardin d‘acclimatation (sea view garden) ★▶(13:12) Port Hercule view ★▶(15:26) Avenue de Monte-Carlo ☉▶(15:43) Hotel de Paris ★▶(16:37) Port Hercules view ★▶(17:33) Avenue Princesse Alice ☉▶(18:25) Hermitage Monte Carlo ★▶(19:29) Square Beaumarchais ☉▶(19:43) Hermitage Monte Carlo ★▶(20:35) Avenue de l'Hermitage ☉▶(22:27) Avenue de la Costa ☉▶(23:25) Monaco Synagogue ★▶(27:16) Avenue d'Ostende ☉▶(30:15) Sainte-Dévote Church ★---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Gear I use to record and edit videos (use links to receive discount and I receive a small commission): GoPro Hero 8 Blackhttps://amzn.to/37B9h8pGoPro Hero 7 Black (backup)https://amzn.to/2SDzmQaFeiyu G6 Gimbal Stabilizerhttps://amzn.to/2P6wqt7GoPro Karma Grip https://amzn.to/2SG9gMdZoom H4N Recorderhttps://amzn.to/325s7UfSandisk 1T Portable SSDhttps://amzn.to/3bQdngjRavPower Travel Routerhttps://amzn.to/39KxafbGoPro Accessoire Travel Kithttps://amzn.to/2SGaLu8Techsmarter 30000mah Power Bankhttps://amzn.to/38Iif54Improve your YouTube channel with TubeTubbyhttps://www.Tubebuddy.com/WTVAffiliatePromotion

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