COMPLETE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING OPTIONS. EACH OPTION IS WORTH THE SAME NUMBER OF POINTS. YOU WILL ONLY BE ABLE TO SUBMIT WORK AND GET POINTS FOR ONE OPTION.
OPTION 1: Compare and contrast public transportation in Canadian communities
Students will investigate public transportation in their community and compare it with that of another Canadian community.
OPTION 2: Compare and contrast public transportation in global cities
Students will research three world cities and compare the public transportation systems of each.
By the end of this activity, students:
- will have discussed the advantages of sustainable public transportation
- will have compared public transportation systems in different communities
This BBC article explores ten "weird and wonderful" public transportation methods of the future.
Similarly, this article lists ten more future transportation systems.
Check out this video explaining evacuated tube tranportation.
Transportation in Surrey
Better road building paves way for energy savings, National Geographic
Pavegen: Converting energy from footsteps