Scotland

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A project work for the English class by Julia Maldonado, a student in IES JULIO RODRIGUEZ SCHOOL, Motril, Spain.

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Scotland

  1. 1. WELCOME TO SCOTLAND
  2. 2. <ul><li>The geography of Scotland is highly varied.Located in North-West Europe.Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>is divided in 3 parts: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The lowlands are the cities in the South of Scotland,for example: Ayshire, Fife... </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The highlands are the cities in the North of Scotland,for example:Angus,Moray... </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The sethland is a subartic archipielago of Scotland. </li></ul></ul>Where is Scotland?
  3. 3. What is the name the Romans gave to Scotland? <ul><li>The Romans named 'Caledonians' to Scotland because </li></ul><ul><li>there was a lot of Caledonians pines. </li></ul>
  4. 4. -SCOTTISH FIGURES- <ul><li>William Wallace: </li></ul><ul><li>was a Scottish knight </li></ul><ul><li>who became one of </li></ul><ul><li>the main leaders during </li></ul><ul><li>the Wars of Scottish Independence. </li></ul><ul><li>Mary Stuart: </li></ul><ul><li>It was important for Scotland. </li></ul><ul><li>Her named Queen when she  only had 9 months. </li></ul>
  5. 5. NESSIE : is a monster who lives in a Loch Ness. Nessie not exist. I think people  who said: I see it! , They are crazys.
  6. 6. GOVERNMENT:  The Queen of Scotland is the head of government. The first minister is Alex Salmond.
  7. 7. CLANS n --What is the meaning of the gaelic word ''Clan''?   The word clan is derived from 'clann' meaning family in the Irish and Scottish Gaelic languages. --Tartan:     Tartan is a type of Scottish fabric who desing of each type of       graph for each clan. --Kilts:    The kilt is the garnment most typical of Scotland. Is a skirt but it      is peculiarity that the men wear. His colour is different for the       clans of the Highlands regions
  8. 8. POPULAR SPORT IN SCOTLAND GOLF:  It was born in 15th century. It's a precision and ball sport. Players use many types of clubs to hit balls into a holes on a golf course
  9. 9. MUSIC AND SONGS Bagpipes are Scottish national instruments
  10. 10. EDINBURGH Is the capital city of Scotland. The second largest city in Scotland. Located in the South-East of Scotland, lies on the east coast,  along the Firth of Forth, near the North Sea. The Edinburgh Castle was built 3000 years ago.
  11. 11. Famous people of Scotland Walter Scott: was a Scottish historical novelist and poet Robert Louis Stevenson: was the writer of Treasure Island.
  12. 12. FOOD AND DRINK Haggis: Is a type of food containing sheep's heart,liver and lungs,minced with onion,oatmeal,suet, spices and salt. Traditionally it eat on 25th January. Shortbread: is a type of biscuit made from sugar,butter and oatmeal.Other ingredients like ground rice and cornflour alter the texture. Whisky: is a type of distilled alcoholic beverage made from fermented grain mash.

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