Download a larger image of the London Eye in England and share the photo with your class. Then discuss the following:

  • You have been given the task of attracting more tourists to your city or state. What are the important aspects of your city that you want to highlight?
  • Design an amusement park type ride to attract tourists and show off your town or city.
  • The London Eye is an example of this type of ride. It provides views of significant parts of London. Locate the Eye on a map of London and list the places that you could see from the top.
  • Choose three of these attractions and write a walking tour that will introduce them to a visiting tourist.