Chapter 6 -
CENTRAL AMERICA
and the CARIBBEAN
ISLANDS
Lesson 1
我认为世界外国语中学的学生是可
Yr 8’s Let’s hop on the plane, and we’ll start
our WFLMS journey to Central America!
The Caribbean
Core Vocabulary
Rim land
archipelago 群岛
Antilles 安的列斯群
岛
Haciendas 庄园
Cash crop 经济作物
Cuba - Coat of Arms
Cuban Flag
Puerto Rica Coat of Arms
Puerto Rica - Flag
Haitian Coat of Arms
Haiti Flag
Panamanian Coat of Arms
Panama Flag
Guatemala is a country with a rich history,
and is known especially for the ancient
Mayan civilizationsMayan civilizations...
Guatemala does not have a
national dish, but people
traditionally eat a lot of maize
(corn), rice, and beans.
Guacamole is...
 What is the capital city of Guatemala?
 Guatemala City
 What percentage of the population
speaks Spanish?
– 60%
 What...
Virgin Islands
Martinique
Barbados
GRENADA
Mestizos
Haciendas
……next slide
Hacienda
Crops
END of Lesson 1
HOMEWORK:
Preview Chapter 6,
Lesson 2
Chapter 6 central america and the caribbean ppt lesson 1
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Chapter 6 central america and the caribbean ppt lesson 1

  1. 1. Chapter 6 - CENTRAL AMERICA and the CARIBBEAN ISLANDS Lesson 1 我认为世界外国语中学的学生是可
  2. 2. Yr 8’s Let’s hop on the plane, and we’ll start our WFLMS journey to Central America!
  3. 3. The Caribbean
  4. 4. Core Vocabulary Rim land archipelago 群岛 Antilles 安的列斯群 岛 Haciendas 庄园 Cash crop 经济作物
  5. 5. Cuba - Coat of Arms
  6. 6. Cuban Flag
  7. 7. Puerto Rica Coat of Arms
  8. 8. Puerto Rica - Flag
  9. 9. Haitian Coat of Arms
  10. 10. Haiti Flag
  11. 11. Panamanian Coat of Arms
  12. 12. Panama Flag
  13. 13. Guatemala is a country with a rich history, and is known especially for the ancient Mayan civilizationsMayan civilizations that lived there. Guatemala is about the size of Tennessee, and the capital city is Guatemala City. It is the most populous country in Central America, with 13,276,517 people living there. 60% of the people speak Spanish, and the other 40% speak indigenous languages.
  14. 14. Guatemala does not have a national dish, but people traditionally eat a lot of maize (corn), rice, and beans. Guacamole is another very common dish that can be found on a Guatemalan plate. Guacamole is served with tortillas made out of maize. Coffee is very common, and most people drink it black with sugar.
  15. 15.  What is the capital city of Guatemala?  Guatemala City  What percentage of the population speaks Spanish? – 60%  What are the three main staples in a Guatemalan diet? – Maize, rice, and beans
  16. 16. Virgin Islands
  17. 17. Martinique
  18. 18. Barbados
  19. 19. GRENADA
  20. 20. Mestizos
  21. 21. Haciendas ……next slide
  22. 22. Hacienda Crops
  23. 23. END of Lesson 1 HOMEWORK: Preview Chapter 6, Lesson 2

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