Canada presentation by Philip Presentation Transcript
Welcome to Canada, the second largest country in the world. Canadas flag has a maple leaf because there are manymaple trees in this country. The Capital of Canada is, Ottawa Canadas PeopleMost Canadians first came from Europe but many are nativeIndian and Eskimos. Eskimo people are called "Inuits".Many still live in far off, arctic areas of Canada. Canada has two main languages, French and English. Native people called "Inuits" still follow traditional ways ofliving.
Canada is a country that covers mostof the north half of North America. Our name, Canada probably comesfrom kanata-kon, an IroquoisIndian word that means to thevillage or to the small houses. Hockey and LaCrosse are Canada’sNational sports.
Where is Canada?
Canada’s Cities: Canada is made up of 10 provinces:Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island,Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec,Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta,Ontario, and British Columbia andthere are also 3 territories. Canada is a nation on it’s own, but stillmakes the Queen of Great Britain as itshead of state. Great Britain ruled Canada until 1867.
There are 10 Provinces and 3territories in Canada
Food in Canada Canadian foods first came from theBritish and the French who first cameto Canada. Canadians eat many of the same foodsthat you do. Fish and seafood are alot because of the many fishingbusiness. Canada also produces manyfruits such as apples, cranberries,pears, plums, and peaches. About 75% of the worlds maple syrupcomes from Canada.
Top 5 Canadian Foods1. Beaver Tails: pastry made flat, like aBeaver Tail.2. Poutine:A mix of French friedpotatoes, cheese curds and chickengravy.
3.Maple Syup:Syrup comes from themaple trees. Quebec is the largestmaker of maple syrup in the world.
4. Nanaimo Bars:Named after the city inBritish Columbia. A No bake sweet,that has a thick crumb crust, layer ofvanilla custard, topped with meltedchocolate.
5.Canadian Bacon:mixed meat and fatfrom the belly of the pig, is pre-cooked when bought in stores.
Cool things that come from Canada!• Some things Inventedin Canada:-baseball gloves-Basketball-Zippers-Goalie mask-IMAX-Roller skates-Walkie Talkies
Famous People from Canada• Jim Carrey• Justin Bieber• Ryan Renolds(Green Lantern)• Keanu Reeves• Terry Fox• Celine Dion
Don’t Forget to see… Ice sculptures and parliament in Ottawa 1 of the scariest bridges in the world,suspension bridge in Vancouver Niagra Falls Canada’s Wonderland CN tower in Toronto, tallest building in theworld West Edmonton Mall, the biggest mall in theworld Whistler, B.C., Top ski resorts in the world