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Italy  Amber Derouin
Top 5 Sights <ul><li>Rome – There is a historic feeling in this part of the country </li></ul><ul><li>Florence – where the...
All roads Lead to  Rome <ul><li>At one time all roads in Italy did lead to Rome </li></ul><ul><li>This helped with trade a...
Geography <ul><li>Italy is boot shaped that is surrounded by the Mediterranean sea  </li></ul><ul><li>This country also co...
Wine <ul><li>Wine is very important in Italy  </li></ul><ul><li>Most Italians drink a glass of red wine at dinner </li></u...
Traditional Italian Foods <ul><li>‘ Nduja is a hot sausage with red peppers </li></ul><ul><li>Baccalàis codfish that has b...
Historic Buildings <ul><li>Piazza dei Mercanti in Malin </li></ul><ul><li>The Leaning Towers of Pisa in Florence </li></ul...
Religions <ul><li>90 percent today are Catholics </li></ul><ul><li>Catholics in the late 1800s went to a catholic school  ...
The Golden Age <ul><li>In the Renaissance peopled traded, art become more popular and technology improved </li></ul><ul><l...
Celebrities  <ul><li>Celebrities that are Italian </li></ul><ul><li>Carolina Kostner (figure skater) </li></ul><ul><li>Sop...
Leaders  <ul><li>Caesar was the leader when Italy was entering there Golden Age  now the leader is an republican, Giorgio ...
Pompeii <ul><li>Mt Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD  killing all </li></ul><ul><li>We know this by the city that was found and th...
Animals Native to the Area <ul><li>Wild goats called muflani </li></ul><ul><li>Red deer </li></ul><ul><li>Roe deer </li></...
Revolving Fashion <ul><li>Around 200 BC they were wearing white sheets draped a special way </li></ul><ul><li>Today in Sar...
Bibliography <ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Italian clothes .com </li></ul><ul><li>Kidcyber.com </li></ul><ul><li>Mns...
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  1. 1. Italy Amber Derouin
  2. 2. Top 5 Sights <ul><li>Rome – There is a historic feeling in this part of the country </li></ul><ul><li>Florence – where the renaissance were born </li></ul><ul><li>Venice – this place is all water, not only that but the only way to travel is boat </li></ul><ul><li>Cinque Terra – a breath taking sight see of a wonderful view of what Italy is about </li></ul><ul><li>Sicily- has a country feel and there are gorgeous buildings </li></ul><ul><li>Each city has its own feeling and culture: they’re all unique </li></ul>
  3. 3. All roads Lead to Rome <ul><li>At one time all roads in Italy did lead to Rome </li></ul><ul><li>This helped with trade and communication </li></ul><ul><li>All the roads led you to a place called the Coliseum </li></ul>
  4. 4. Geography <ul><li>Italy is boot shaped that is surrounded by the Mediterranean sea </li></ul><ul><li>This country also contains a lot of mountains on it’s surface </li></ul>
  5. 5. Wine <ul><li>Wine is very important in Italy </li></ul><ul><li>Most Italians drink a glass of red wine at dinner </li></ul><ul><li>1/4 of Italy’s land is covered with vineyards </li></ul>
  6. 6. Traditional Italian Foods <ul><li>‘ Nduja is a hot sausage with red peppers </li></ul><ul><li>Baccalàis codfish that has been dried and salted </li></ul><ul><li>Gnocchi is dumplings and usually fettuccini Alfredo (the dumplings are made up of potatoes and meat) </li></ul>
  7. 7. Historic Buildings <ul><li>Piazza dei Mercanti in Malin </li></ul><ul><li>The Leaning Towers of Pisa in Florence </li></ul><ul><li>Coliseum in Rome </li></ul>
  8. 8. Religions <ul><li>90 percent today are Catholics </li></ul><ul><li>Catholics in the late 1800s went to a catholic school </li></ul><ul><li>Around 200 B.C. they believed there were many gods (named after the planets) </li></ul>
  9. 9. The Golden Age <ul><li>In the Renaissance peopled traded, art become more popular and technology improved </li></ul><ul><li>People in this time period started to experiment more by draw upside down, writing books and sacrificing people and animals for God </li></ul>
  10. 10. Celebrities <ul><li>Celebrities that are Italian </li></ul><ul><li>Carolina Kostner (figure skater) </li></ul><ul><li>Sophia Loren (actor) </li></ul><ul><li>Giada De Laurentiis (cook) </li></ul>
  11. 11. Leaders <ul><li>Caesar was the leader when Italy was entering there Golden Age now the leader is an republican, Giorgio Napolitano. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Pompeii <ul><li>Mt Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD killing all </li></ul><ul><li>We know this by the city that was found and the plastered body </li></ul><ul><li>Most were killed by lava, heat and ashes but some were trampled or drowned </li></ul>
  13. 13. Animals Native to the Area <ul><li>Wild goats called muflani </li></ul><ul><li>Red deer </li></ul><ul><li>Roe deer </li></ul><ul><li>Honey Buzzards (bird) </li></ul>
  14. 14. Revolving Fashion <ul><li>Around 200 BC they were wearing white sheets draped a special way </li></ul><ul><li>Today in Sardinia there traditional clothes are red with white aprons </li></ul>
  15. 15. Bibliography <ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Italian clothes .com </li></ul><ul><li>Kidcyber.com </li></ul><ul><li>Mnsu.edu </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.on-sicily.com/General-items/balestrate/on-Sicily-view-sea-rock.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:xqzD9UL5gT3HnM%3Ahttp://www.206tours.com/tour99/coloseum.JPG </li></ul><ul><li>http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:iW2KdkYrJdth6M%3Ahttp://www.freegk.com/worldatlas/images/italy.gif </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.omiaspubgrille.com/image/4382113.jpeg </li></ul><ul><li>http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:JQYrAjTTvjiF7M:http://www.consiglidivini.com/img/iw05.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.reloadedthemes.com/demo/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/LeaningTowerOfPisa.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:x5HHVxKtR4pU4M%3Ahttp://farm1.static.flickr.com/165/337444052_24081e8a26_b.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:g1G6wQjN9M7EkM%3Ahttp://www.conservapedia.com/images/thumb/4/49/Duomoflorence.jpg/320px-Duomoflorence.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www1.pictures.gi.zimbio.com/Cup+Of+China+Figure+Skating+LRqguTicyNKc.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:6c-mUHiLi7G9pM%3Ahttp://lifestyle.iloveindia.com/lounge/images/facts-about-red-deer.jpg </li></ul>
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