⁣⁣Lesson Plan: What wonders await on the scenic drive from Nice City to Monaco? Explore the breathtaking coastal journey!

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⁣⁣Lesson Plan: What wonders await on the scenic drive from Nice City to Monaco? Explore the breathtaking coastal journey!

Grade Level: 4-6
Subject: Geography/Social Studies

Objective: Students will discover the beauty and significance of the scenic drive from Nice City to Monaco along the French Riviera. They will learn about the geographical features, cultural attractions, and historical landmarks found along this coastal route.

Common Core Standards:
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.4.1: Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.5.3: Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.

- Computer or smartboard with internet access
- Images and videos showcasing the scenic drive from Nice City to Monaco
- Map of the French Riviera
- Writing materials


1. Introduction (5 minutes):
- Display images of the French Riviera and ask students if they have heard of or visited this region. Discuss the concept of a scenic drive and its appeal to tourists.

2. Main Activity (25 minutes):
- Explain to students that they will explore the scenic drive from Nice City to Monaco, a popular route along the French Riviera.
- Show images or a video that captures the breathtaking coastal views and key landmarks along the way, such as the Promenade des Anglais, Villefranche-sur-Mer, and Eze Village.
- Discuss the geographical features of the region, including the Mediterranean Sea, mountains, and cliffs.
- Highlight cultural attractions and historical landmarks, such as the Prince's Palace in Monaco and the historic Old Town of Nice.

3. Group Discussion (10 minutes):
- Ask students to share their observations and impressions of the scenic drive from Nice City to Monaco.
- Facilitate a discussion on the significance of this coastal route for tourism, trade, and transportation.
- Encourage students to consider the impact of natural beauty on the local economy and cultural heritage.

4. Extension Activity (15 minutes):
- Divide students into small groups.
- Assign each group a different landmark or location along the scenic drive.
- Have students research and create a presentation about their assigned location, including its historical, cultural, and geographical significance.

5. Wrap-up (5 minutes):
- Summarize the main points discussed during the lesson.
- Ask students to reflect on what they have learned about the scenic drive from Nice City to Monaco and its importance in showcasing the natural and cultural wonders of the French Riviera.
- Provide an opportunity for any remaining questions or comments.

Common Core Labels Correlations:

A virtual ride by vehicle from Nice along the Promenade and the A8 Motorway to Monaco. Click here ▶ to see highlights and guide. (From Wiki).The Promenade des Anglais is a promenade along the Mediterranean at Nice, France. It extends from the airport on the west to the east, a distance of approximately 7 km. Administratively speaking, it forms part of Route nationale 98, which runs between Toulon and Menton.The A8 is an extension of the A7 starting to the west of Aix-en-Provence at La Fare-les-Oliviers. The road passes through the Departments of Bouches-du-Rhône, Var and Alpes-Maritimes. It serves the towns of Aix-en-Provence, Fréjus, Saint-Raphaël, Mandelieu-la-Napoule, Cannes, Antibes, Nice, Monaco and Menton before crossing the border where it becomes the A10 in Italy. It crosses the mountain ranges of Sainte-Baume and of Maures between Aix-en-Provence and Fréjus and the Massif de l'Esterel between Saint-Raphaël and Cannes. Following the Grande Corniche the road offers panoramas of the sea between Nice and Menton.Date recorded: September, 2019Weather: ⛅ 20C | 68F-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Lets connect or support 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 #Nice #Monaco---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Highlights timestamps (☉ Street/Road | ★ Highlight): ▶(0:00) Promenade des Anglais ☉ ▶(8:58) Boulevard de Mercantour ☉▶(18:55) A8 gare de péage (toll) ☉▶(19:55) A8 motorway ☉▶(33:51) A500 Tunnel ☉▶(35:07) Route de la Moyenne Corniche ☉▶(52:00) Tunnel Albert II ☉▶(54:07) Boulevard Charles III ☉---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------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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