Sc9.L8 Name:_______________________ Period: _______ Date:___________
Tour The Planets Project!
Project is due/Presentation is on: _____________________________________
Imagine that you are a travel agent working for Off-World Planetaryadventures. You have been hired to promote tours to one of the planets (or moons)other than Earth. In this project your job is to design and produce a travel brochure thatwill attract tourists to the planet you have chosen. Then you will present the brochure toyour classmates and try and convince them to go on your vacation package.
Remember: You are trying to sell vacations and holiday tour packages to your planet.Make your brochure exciting and interesting! Find out information about your planet to
“sell” your tours.
You can work in partners or individually, but you want to work with someone that youwork well with. We will be going to the computer lab next class to help start you on theresearch.
On the brochure
I would like to see the following details:
Exciting and interesting brochure with a colourful and creative cover page.
An accurate description of the planets physical features (ex: diameter, mass,gravity, elements found on the planet etc.).
Give climatic information about your planet (ex: atmosphere, temperature,weather conditions and surface features, solar wind etc)
An interesting map showing your flight route to the planet. You can include
interesting “stopovers” along the way.
Special attractions: What are some of the features of the planet that would makeit special to visit? (Ex: Craters, mountains, valleys, volcanoes, clouds, etc.)
For the tour you want to Include special activities that you could be enjoying on
the planet. These activities should be related to the planet’s special
characteristics. Use your imagination!
For the tour you want a description of what they travelers need to bring toprepare themselves for the trip. What kind of clothing or equipment do they needto survive? What kinds of accommodation will you provide to protect your guests
from the planet’s conditions? Use your imagination!
Include any other bits of information that you think is interesting and would makepeople want to visit your planet.
1. Do not give details you do not understand.