0
CanadaBy:Ryan Damren
Sports   Hockey   Box lacrosse   Baseball   Basketball   Canadian football   Soccer   Curling
Provinces and TerritoriesAlbertaBritish ColumbiaNew BrunswickManitobaNorthwest TerritoriesNunavutNova ScotiaNewfoundland a...
Points of Interest   Hockey Hall of Fame-Toronto, Ontario   Niagra Falls-Toronto, Ontario   Whistler Mountain-British C...
Ice Hockey Began at Mcgill University in 1875-Montreal Canada’s most popular sport Began in 19th Century Since 1924, b...
Box Lacrosse   Originated in Canada   Indoor lacrosse played in hockey rink   Contrast to field lacrosse   Six players...
Baseball   Originated in North America   19th Century America   Major League Baseball (MLB)   National League   Ameri...
Basketball   Originated Springfield, Massachusetts 1819   Indoor or outdoor   Brought to Olympics 1936   Equipment: Ba...
Canadian Football   Played exclusively in Canada   Called gridiron football   Played with 12 players per team not 11  ...
Soccer   Worlds most popular sport   Originated at Cambridge University   FIFA World Cup played every 4 years   Evolve...
Curling Originated in Scotland in February 1541 Two teams with 4 players slide heavy  granite stones or “rocks” across a...
Canadian War Memorial Museum Most famous museum located in  Newfoundland Wars recognized: Colonial Period-WW1 WW1-WW2 ...
Hockey Hall of Fame Located in Toronto, Ontario Museum and Hall of Fame Holds exhibits of players, trophies and  teams...
Famous Athletes   Wayne Gretzky   Gordie Howe   Robert “Bobby” Orr   Maurice Richard   Mario Lemiuex                 ...
Famous Actors   Dan Aykroyd   Jim Carrey   Michael Cera   Hayden Christensen   Michael J. Fox                        ...
Famous Actresses   Christina Cox   Cynthia Dale   Shirley Douglas   Robin Duke   Erica Durance                       ...
Modes of Transportation   Airplane   Car   Trucking Cars   Train   Subway   Bus                                  17
Sidney Crosby   Born August 7, 1987   Cole Harbor, Nova Scotia   5’ 11”, 200 lbs.   Position: Center   Pittsburgh Pen...
Mario Lemiuex   Born October 5, 1965   Montreal Quebec   6’ 4”, 235 lbs   Position: Center   Played for Pittsburgh Pe...
Bibliography   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hockey   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Box_lacrosse   http://en.wikipedia.or...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Canada power point

383

Published on

Published in: Sports
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
383
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • Transcript of "Canada power point"

    1. 1. CanadaBy:Ryan Damren
    2. 2. Sports Hockey Box lacrosse Baseball Basketball Canadian football Soccer Curling
    3. 3. Provinces and TerritoriesAlbertaBritish ColumbiaNew BrunswickManitobaNorthwest TerritoriesNunavutNova ScotiaNewfoundland and LabradorOntarioPrince Edward IslandQuebecYukon
    4. 4. Points of Interest Hockey Hall of Fame-Toronto, Ontario Niagra Falls-Toronto, Ontario Whistler Mountain-British Columbia BANFF Mountain-British Columbia
    5. 5. Ice Hockey Began at Mcgill University in 1875-Montreal Canada’s most popular sport Began in 19th Century Since 1924, been played in the Winter Olympics Women’s added to Olympics in 1998
    6. 6. Box Lacrosse Originated in Canada Indoor lacrosse played in hockey rink Contrast to field lacrosse Six players Has own leagues: National Lacrosse League (NLL), Canadian Lacrosse Association, Major Series Lacrosse 6
    7. 7. Baseball Originated in North America 19th Century America Major League Baseball (MLB) National League American League 7
    8. 8. Basketball Originated Springfield, Massachusetts 1819 Indoor or outdoor Brought to Olympics 1936 Equipment: Basketball Own league: National Basketball Association (NBA) 8
    9. 9. Canadian Football Played exclusively in Canada Called gridiron football Played with 12 players per team not 11 Played with 3 downs per possesion not 4 Play for the Vanier Cup 9
    10. 10. Soccer Worlds most popular sport Originated at Cambridge University FIFA World Cup played every 4 years Evolved from rugby Cambridge rules written at Trinity College, Cambridge 10
    11. 11. Curling Originated in Scotland in February 1541 Two teams with 4 players slide heavy granite stones or “rocks” across a sheet of ice Each team has 8 stones Use brooms to slide the stones across the ice Nickname of :Chess on Ice 11
    12. 12. Canadian War Memorial Museum Most famous museum located in Newfoundland Wars recognized: Colonial Period-WW1 WW1-WW2 Korean War-Present WW1 WW2-Present 12
    13. 13. Hockey Hall of Fame Located in Toronto, Ontario Museum and Hall of Fame Holds exhibits of players, trophies and teams Originally in Kingston, Ontario 1943 In 1943 under ownership of James T. Sutherland 13
    14. 14. Famous Athletes Wayne Gretzky Gordie Howe Robert “Bobby” Orr Maurice Richard Mario Lemiuex 14
    15. 15. Famous Actors Dan Aykroyd Jim Carrey Michael Cera Hayden Christensen Michael J. Fox 15
    16. 16. Famous Actresses Christina Cox Cynthia Dale Shirley Douglas Robin Duke Erica Durance 16
    17. 17. Modes of Transportation Airplane Car Trucking Cars Train Subway Bus 17
    18. 18. Sidney Crosby Born August 7, 1987 Cole Harbor, Nova Scotia 5’ 11”, 200 lbs. Position: Center Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL Team) 1st Overall in 2005 draft 18
    19. 19. Mario Lemiuex Born October 5, 1965 Montreal Quebec 6’ 4”, 235 lbs Position: Center Played for Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL team) 1st Overall in 1984 draft Playing Career: 1984-2006 Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1997 19
    20. 20. Bibliography http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hockey http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Box_lacrosse http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baseball http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basketball http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canadian_football http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soccer http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curling http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canadian_war_memorials http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hockey_Hall_of_Fame http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Canadian_actors http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sidney_crosby http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mario_Lemieux
    1. A particular slide catching your eye?

      Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

    ×