• Travels in Australia

    Australia is an immense and diverse continent. This is where our novel Walkabout takes place. You'll use the Lonely Planet web site and other web sites (when directed) to get information to create a presentation on Australia using Book Creator.

    • First, go to: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/australia In another tab on your web browser, log into your Google Docs account.
    • Now, using the details below, create a 20 slide presentation on Australia.
      • Page 1 - Title with name of country, your name and picture
      • Page 2 - Fast Facts about your country (on main page)
      • Page 3 - When to go and weather
      • Page 4 - Ways to get there and get around once there
      • Page 5 - Costs of traveling there (under Practical Information)
      • Page 6 - Top two or three sights with one sentence description of each (see main page under top pics)
      • Page 7 - Write a short paragraph on why you would or would not like to travel to this country
      • Page8 -10 - Three Pictures with labels (from Lonely Planet web site)
      • Page 11 - Map of Australia with the Northern Territory, town of Tennant Creek, and city of Adelaide labled (get from another web site)
      • Pages 12-16 - pictures of the following plants and animals labeled (from Google images)
      • Page 17 - Write a paragraph on a Walkabout. What is a Walkabout? Who takes one? What is the purpose? What does it involve?
      • Pages 18-20 - Pictures of Australian Aborigine