Our Ancestor's Passport By Mrs. McGhee’s 2 nd  grade class 2010
We are here Where did our ancestors come from? And these are just SOME of the countries ! Poland Korea Germany Ireland Mex...
What can we find out about those countries ?
Mexico <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Mexico which is in North America. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Mexico is Mexi...
Poland <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Poland which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Poland is Warsaw. </l...
Cape Verde <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Cape Verde which is in Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Cape Verde is...
Russia <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Russia which is in Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Russia is Moscow. </li>...
Italy <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Italy which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Italy is Rome. </li></u...
Ireland <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Ireland which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Ireland is Dublin. ...
France <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from France which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of France is Paris. </li...
Germany <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Germany which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Germany is Berlin. ...
South Korea <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from South Korea which is in Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of South Korea i...
Research completed by: <ul><li>Mexico: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Kendall  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ethan </li></ul></ul><ul>...
<ul><li>Russia: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Abby </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Chaydon </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Italy: </li></ul><ul>...
<ul><li>France: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hannah </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Shaardasia </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Germany: </li></...
Works Consulted <ul><li>Pohl, Kathleen.  Looking at Ireland.  USA: Gareth Stevens, 20089. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Cape Verde.”...
<ul><li>Powell, Jillian.  Looking at Italy.  Canada: Gareth Stevens, 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Pohl, Kathleen.  Germany.  US...
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  1. 1. Our Ancestor's Passport By Mrs. McGhee’s 2 nd grade class 2010
  2. 2. We are here Where did our ancestors come from? And these are just SOME of the countries ! Poland Korea Germany Ireland Mexico Cape Verde Portugal Italy Russia France
  3. 3. What can we find out about those countries ?
  4. 4. Mexico <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Mexico which is in North America. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Mexico is Mexico city. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Spanish. </li></ul><ul><li>Mexico has bull fighting. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Mexico we would go to a temple. It was built in the year 300 A.D. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Poland <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Poland which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Poland is Warsaw. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Polish. </li></ul><ul><li>Poland’s flag has two stripes of red and white. White stands for honesty and kindness, red stands for bravery. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Poland we would visit Tara Mountains. It is known as the Sleeping Knight. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Cape Verde <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Cape Verde which is in Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Cape Verde is Pria. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Criuolo. </li></ul><ul><li>Cape Verde was formed from VOLCANOES! </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Cape Verde we would visit the largest city which is Pria. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Russia <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Russia which is in Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Russia is Moscow. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Russian. </li></ul><ul><li>Russia has a golden dome at St. Isaac’s Cathedral. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Russia we would go to St. Petersburg Church. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Italy <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Italy which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Italy is Rome. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Italian. </li></ul><ul><li>Italy is the fourth most visited county in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Italy we would go to a colosseum in Rome. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Ireland <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Ireland which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Ireland is Dublin. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Irish. </li></ul><ul><li>Ireland has children that wear uniforms at school. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Ireland we would go to the Birr Castle. </li></ul>
  10. 10. France <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from France which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of France is Paris. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is French. </li></ul><ul><li>France has a big hilltown called Rocamadour. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited France we would go to French Riviera. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Germany <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Germany which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Germany is Berlin. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is German. </li></ul><ul><li>Germany has no speed limits in some parts of the autobahn. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Germany we would visit Mad King Ludwing’s castle in Alps. </li></ul>
  12. 12. South Korea <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from South Korea which is in Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of South Korea is Seoul. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is. </li></ul><ul><li>South Korea had the summer Olympics in 1988. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited South Korea we would learn taekwondo. I would like to learn to write in Korea. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Research completed by: <ul><li>Mexico: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Kendall </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ethan </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Poland: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ava </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Michaela </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Cape Verde: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bailey </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alex </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Russia: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Abby </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Chaydon </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Italy: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sophia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Giuseppe </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Ireland: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Elisabeth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sophia </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>France: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hannah </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Shaardasia </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Germany: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ryan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>John </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Korea: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Madalyn </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Patrick </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Works Consulted <ul><li>Pohl, Kathleen. Looking at Ireland. USA: Gareth Stevens, 20089. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Cape Verde.” The Blackbirch Kid’s Visual Reference of the World. Blackbirch Press, 2001. </li></ul><ul><li>Pohl, Kathleen. Looking at Poland. New York: Gareth Stevens, 2009. </li></ul><ul><li>King, David C. Russia. Vero beach, FL: Rourke, 1995. </li></ul><ul><li>Collinwood, Dean W. Korea. New York: Benchmark Books, 1997 </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Powell, Jillian. Looking at Italy. Canada: Gareth Stevens, 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Pohl, Kathleen. Germany. USA: Gareth Stevens, 2008. </li></ul><ul><li>Powell, Jillian. Looking at France. USA: Gareth Stevens, 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Conlon, Laura. Visiting Mexico. Vero Beach: Rourke, 1994. </li></ul>
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