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Natural Wonders of the World Text Only Version
The Natural Wonders of the World Tour <ul><li>Lists of seven wonders began in ancient times by the Greeks. The &quot;Seven...
The Natural Wonders of the World Tour <ul><li>We will visit seven wonders that are truly remarkable feats of the natural w...
Angel Falls <ul><li>Angel Falls   is located in Canaima National Park, Venezuela in a remote jungle. It is the highest wat...
Angel Falls,   Venezuela
Aurora Borealis &quot;Northern Lights&quot;   <ul><li>The  Aurora Borealis   appears in the far northern night sky as a fa...
Aurora Borealis &quot;Northern Lights&quot;
THE ROCK: ULURU (AYERS ROCK)   <ul><li>Long considered a sacred place by the Aborigines,  Ayers Rock   is located in centr...
ULURU, Australia
Guilin   <ul><li>There is a popular saying about  Guilin , &quot;the mountains and water of Guilin are the finest under he...
Guilin ,  South China
Grand Canyon <ul><li>Measured in Colorado River miles, the  Grand Canyon   is 277 miles long and begins at Lees Ferry and ...
Grand Canyon, Colorado
Great Barrier Reef <ul><li>The  Great Barrier Reef   stretches along the east coast of Queensland in Australia. It is the ...
Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Iguassu Falls <ul><li>Iguassu  Falls  is on the border of Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay. Iguaçú comes means Great Water. ...
Iguassu Falls, Brazil
Did you enjoy your trip? Make a Four Square with this topic sentence: Today we visit the Seven Wonders of the World.
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  1. 1. Natural Wonders of the World Text Only Version
  2. 2. The Natural Wonders of the World Tour <ul><li>Lists of seven wonders began in ancient times by the Greeks. The &quot;Seven Natural Wonders&quot; lists varied, resulting in many more than seven wonders. </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Natural Wonders of the World Tour <ul><li>We will visit seven wonders that are truly remarkable feats of the natural world. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Angel Falls <ul><li>Angel Falls is located in Canaima National Park, Venezuela in a remote jungle. It is the highest waterfall in the world, more than twice the height of the Empire State Building, and three times the height of the Eiffel Tower. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Angel Falls, Venezuela
  6. 6. Aurora Borealis &quot;Northern Lights&quot; <ul><li>The Aurora Borealis appears in the far northern night sky as a faint glow on the horizon. Green and red flames of light stretch across the sky. A glowing curtain of light forms, waving and swirling above you. As the lights fade away the dark night closes over you once again. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Aurora Borealis &quot;Northern Lights&quot;
  8. 8. THE ROCK: ULURU (AYERS ROCK) <ul><li>Long considered a sacred place by the Aborigines, Ayers Rock is located in central Australia in the Northern Territory. It is the world's largest monolith, rising 862.5 meters (1,143 feet high) and covers an area of 3.33 square kilometers. </li></ul>
  9. 9. ULURU, Australia
  10. 10. Guilin <ul><li>There is a popular saying about Guilin , &quot;the mountains and water of Guilin are the finest under heaven.&quot; Guilin is located in the northeast of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region (South China) and is famous for its dramatic peaks, clear waters, caves, and long history. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Guilin , South China
  12. 12. Grand Canyon <ul><li>Measured in Colorado River miles, the Grand Canyon is 277 miles long and begins at Lees Ferry and ends at the Grand Wash Cliffs. It is 18 miles across at its widest point and consists of more than one million acres of land! At the North Rim (which has only seasonal access) it is 6000 feet (1829 meters) deep. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Grand Canyon, Colorado
  14. 14. Great Barrier Reef <ul><li>The Great Barrier Reef stretches along the east coast of Queensland in Australia. It is the world's largest coral reef . It is over 2000km (1250 miles) long! It is not a single reef at all. It is made up of over 2900 individual reefs very close to each other. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Great Barrier Reef, Australia
  16. 16. Iguassu Falls <ul><li>Iguassu Falls is on the border of Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay. Iguaçú comes means Great Water. The falls are 3 kilometres long and 60 metres high and consist of 275 separate falls. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Iguassu Falls, Brazil
  18. 18. Did you enjoy your trip? Make a Four Square with this topic sentence: Today we visit the Seven Wonders of the World.
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