The Netherlands  The land of clogs……
The FlagThis is the Dutch flag.The red stands for bravery andstrengthThe white stands for peace + honestyand
LanguagesDutch is the national language of the Netherlands but Frisian is also spoken.Here’s some basic Frisian and Dutc...
FrisianHello = hoiYes = ja (yah) No = Nee (Nay)
DutchHello = Hallo bye = afshied (afsheds)
Did you know??• In The Netherlands they have a saying ‘Godmade the Earth but the Dutch made Holland’• Netherlands means lo...
Lazybones Day!!!In the Netherlands there’s a festival called lazybones day.Hot lazybones cakes with syrup.You go around...
CURRENCY Had Euro in banks since 1999Started using it in 2002.Before that money was the Guilder. Joined European Union...
Native animals Wild Boar ( wild pig) Moose Roe Deer Elk
European minkEndangered mammal in Europe.Short legs, bushy tail and a slimarched body.It’s body is black-ish brownIt can a...
Anne Frank Anne Frank Was German Had to move in WW2 She was a Jew. All was happy in Holland until……
Hitler invades They felt safe until 1940Annex.Her diary was her best friend Died March 1945 Anne Frank nearly lived to...
What the Dutch are famous for Windmills (blades aprox 20 -30 ft)TulipsCheese (Gouda and Edam are most famous)Heinkin (...
And Finally the      Costume!This is traditional costume
Thank youforwatching!!             By             Erika             and             Sarah
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The Netherlands (Erika + Sarah)

  1. 1. The Netherlands The land of clogs……
  2. 2. The FlagThis is the Dutch flag.The red stands for bravery andstrengthThe white stands for peace + honestyand
  3. 3. LanguagesDutch is the national language of the Netherlands but Frisian is also spoken.Here’s some basic Frisian and Dutch words.
  4. 4. FrisianHello = hoiYes = ja (yah) No = Nee (Nay)
  5. 5. DutchHello = Hallo bye = afshied (afsheds)
  6. 6. Did you know??• In The Netherlands they have a saying ‘Godmade the Earth but the Dutch made Holland’• Netherlands means low country in Dutch.• Heineken comes from Holland!!!
  7. 7. Lazybones Day!!!In the Netherlands there’s a festival called lazybones day.Hot lazybones cakes with syrup.You go around banging pots and pans.It was started long ago when a man called Piet Lak fell asleep while enemies came.
  8. 8. CURRENCY Had Euro in banks since 1999Started using it in 2002.Before that money was the Guilder. Joined European Union in 1957
  9. 9. Native animals Wild Boar ( wild pig) Moose Roe Deer Elk
  10. 10. European minkEndangered mammal in Europe.Short legs, bushy tail and a slimarched body.It’s body is black-ish brownIt can adapt well to semi-aquatic life.
  11. 11. Anne Frank Anne Frank Was German Had to move in WW2 She was a Jew. All was happy in Holland until……
  12. 12. Hitler invades They felt safe until 1940Annex.Her diary was her best friend Died March 1945 Anne Frank nearly lived to the end of thewar.
  13. 13. What the Dutch are famous for Windmills (blades aprox 20 -30 ft)TulipsCheese (Gouda and Edam are most famous)Heinkin (founded by Alfred Heinkin)
  14. 14. And Finally the Costume!This is traditional costume
  15. 15. Thank youforwatching!! By Erika and Sarah

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