Ghana<br />3rd Grade<br /> Olivia, Emma, Robert, Stedman, Phin, and Will<br />
Ghana City Life and Country Life<br />
2 story houses, metal roofs, wide porches, and beautiful gardens<br />
Designed houses with cultural geometrical patterns in the country<br />
In the city most people have a few chickens or a pig<br />
The cities can be very busy<br />
Ghana’s Music and Dance<br />
Ghana’s music is very important to them.<br />
‘Talking drums’ seem to imitate the Asante language. <br />
Yacub Tetteh Addy is a famous Ghanaian drummer.<br />
Axasteis a rattle made from a gourd.<br />
Gankogui is a bell/gong that is made out of iron.<br />
Ghanaians also play narrow drums called a kaganu, a kidi, a astimevu, and a sogo<br />
Some drums imitate the Twi language tones.<br />
Sometimes Ghana’s dances tell stories.<br />
Some Ghanaian dances tell Ghanaian history.<br />
YouTube - JrAcappella (Ghana National Anthem)<br />
Ghana`s Sports<br />
Whenever they find a ball and open space they play soccer.<br />
A national team is the Black Stars. <br />
The Black Stars won the African Cup three times.<br />
In 2006 Ghana qualified in the World Cup.<br />
Ghanaians also are runners in the Olympics.<br />
One of Ghana`s most famous soccer players is Odenke Abbey.<br />
Ghana Languages<br />
English is the official language<br />
The people speak several languages<br />
Ewe is a common language in the Volta region<br />
  There are 56 indigenous languages in Ghana<br />
5 common languages in Ghana<br />
Ghana map<br />
Ghana Clothes<br />
Kente  is a cloth made since  12th century<br />
Kente is on everything<br />
Kente comes from the word “kenten” which means basket<br />
GHANA SCHOOLS<br />EDUCATION  IS FREE AND LASTS 6 YEARS<br />
More children than parents<br />
There are three universities <br />
22.3 million people live in Ghana<br />
The people are poor.<br />
All images are from Google images<br />
Music <br />Freeplay Music<br />www.freeplaymusic.com<br />Afterlife<br />Percussion NorEaster<br />All About the Swiss<br />
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Ghana 3rd grade 2010

  1. 1. Ghana<br />3rd Grade<br /> Olivia, Emma, Robert, Stedman, Phin, and Will<br />
  2. 2. Ghana City Life and Country Life<br />
  3. 3. 2 story houses, metal roofs, wide porches, and beautiful gardens<br />
  4. 4. Designed houses with cultural geometrical patterns in the country<br />
  5. 5. In the city most people have a few chickens or a pig<br />
  6. 6. The cities can be very busy<br />
  7. 7. Ghana’s Music and Dance<br />
  8. 8. Ghana’s music is very important to them.<br />
  9. 9. ‘Talking drums’ seem to imitate the Asante language. <br />
  10. 10. Yacub Tetteh Addy is a famous Ghanaian drummer.<br />
  11. 11. Axasteis a rattle made from a gourd.<br />
  12. 12. Gankogui is a bell/gong that is made out of iron.<br />
  13. 13. Ghanaians also play narrow drums called a kaganu, a kidi, a astimevu, and a sogo<br />
  14. 14. Some drums imitate the Twi language tones.<br />
  15. 15. Sometimes Ghana’s dances tell stories.<br />
  16. 16. Some Ghanaian dances tell Ghanaian history.<br />
  17. 17. YouTube - JrAcappella (Ghana National Anthem)<br />
  18. 18. Ghana`s Sports<br />
  19. 19. Whenever they find a ball and open space they play soccer.<br />
  20. 20. A national team is the Black Stars. <br />
  21. 21. The Black Stars won the African Cup three times.<br />
  22. 22. In 2006 Ghana qualified in the World Cup.<br />
  23. 23. Ghanaians also are runners in the Olympics.<br />
  24. 24. One of Ghana`s most famous soccer players is Odenke Abbey.<br />
  25. 25. Ghana Languages<br />
  26. 26. English is the official language<br />
  27. 27. The people speak several languages<br />
  28. 28. Ewe is a common language in the Volta region<br />
  29. 29. There are 56 indigenous languages in Ghana<br />
  30. 30. 5 common languages in Ghana<br />
  31. 31. Ghana map<br />
  32. 32. Ghana Clothes<br />
  33. 33. Kente is a cloth made since 12th century<br />
  34. 34. Kente is on everything<br />
  35. 35. Kente comes from the word “kenten” which means basket<br />
  36. 36. GHANA SCHOOLS<br />EDUCATION IS FREE AND LASTS 6 YEARS<br />
  37. 37.
  38. 38. More children than parents<br />
  39. 39.
  40. 40. There are three universities <br />
  41. 41. 22.3 million people live in Ghana<br />
  42. 42. The people are poor.<br />
  43. 43. All images are from Google images<br />
  44. 44. Music <br />Freeplay Music<br />www.freeplaymusic.com<br />Afterlife<br />Percussion NorEaster<br />All About the Swiss<br />

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