1. Introduction to the Alps
In this section, students will learn about the Alps mountain range, including its location, climate, and geography. They will also be introduced to the concept of hiking and its benefits.
2. Preparing for a Hike
This chapter covers the basics of preparing for a hike, including selecting appropriate clothing and footwear, packing essential items, and understanding the importance of safety measures.
3. Hiking Trails in the Alps
Students will explore the different hiking trails available in the Alps, including their difficulty levels and scenic views. They will also learn about the importance of staying on designated trails and respecting the environment.
4. Wildlife in the Alps
This section focuses on the diverse wildlife found in the Alps, including mountain goats, ibex, and chamois. Students will learn about the importance of respecting wildlife and their habitats while hiking.
5. Hiking Etiquette and Leave No Trace Principles
In this final chapter, students will learn about the importance of hiking etiquette, including respecting other hikers and following trail rules. They will also be introduced to the Leave No Trace principles, which emphasize the importance of minimizing impact on the environment while hiking.