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Great project worksheets for a unit on the World Cup and learning about World Cup countries. Get this and more resources here - http://eflclassroom.com/store/products/world-cup-resources/

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  1. 1. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Australia Country Australia Capital Canberra Location Oceania, continent between the Indian Ocean and the South Pacific Ocean Size/Pop. 7,686,850 sq km / 20,000,000 Terrain mostly low plateau with deserts; fertile plain in southeast Climate generally arid to semiarid; temperate in south and east; tropical in north Languages English, native languages Nationality noun: Australian(s) adjective: Australian Religion Anglican 26.1%, Roman Catholic 26%, other Christian 24.3%, non-Christian 11%, other 12.6% Currency Australian dollar (AUD) Exports coal, gold, meat, wool, alumina, iron ore, wheat, machinery and transport equipment
  2. 2. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  3. 3. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: _____ Germany Country Germany Capital Berlin Location Central Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, between the Netherlands and Poland, south of Denmark Size / Pop. 357,021 sq km / 83,000,000 Terrain lowlands in north, uplands in center, Bavarian Alps in south Climate temperate and marine; cool, cloudy, wet winters and summers; occasional warm foehn wind Languages German Nationality noun: German(s) adjective: German Religion Protestant 34%, Roman Catholic 34%, Muslim 3.7%, unaffiliated or other 28.3% Currency euro (EUR) Exports machinery, vehicles, chemicals, metals and manufactures, foodstuffs, textiles
  4. 4. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  5. 5. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: _____ Italy Country Italy Capital Rome Location Southern Europe, a peninsula extending into the central Mediterranean Sea, northeast of Tunisia Size / Pop. 301,230 sq km / 57,500,000 Terrain mostly rugged and mountainous; some plains, coastal lowlands Climate predominantly Mediterranean; Alpine in far north; hot, dry in south Languages Italian (official), German (parts of Trentino-Alto Adige region are predominantly German speaking), French (small French-speaking minority in Valle d'Aosta region), Slovene (Slovene-speaking minority in the Trieste- Gorizia area) Nationality noun: Italian(s) adjective: Italian Religion predominately Roman Catholic with mature Protestant and Jewish communities and a growing Muslim immigrant community Currency euro (EUR) Exports engineering products, textiles and clothing, production machinery, motor vehicles, transport equipment, chemicals; food, beverages, minerals
  6. 6. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  7. 7. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: _____ Brazil Country Brazil Capital Brasilia Location Eastern South America, bordering the Atlantic Ocean Size /Pop. 8,511,965 sq km / 175,000,000 Terrain mostly flat to rolling lowlands in north; some plains, hills, mountains, and narrow coastal belt Climate mostly tropical, but temperate in south Languages Portuguese (official), Spanish, English, French Nationality noun: Brazilian(s) adjective: Brazilian Religion Roman Catholic (nominal) 80% Currency real (BRL) Exports transport equipment, iron ore, soybeans, footwear, coffee, autos
  8. 8. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  9. 9. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: South Korea Country People’s Republic of Korea Capital Seoul Location Eastern Asia, southern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea Size / Pop. 98,480 sq km / 49,232,844 (July 2008 est.) Terrain mostly hills and mountains; wide coastal plains in west and south Climate temperate, with rainfall heavier in summer than winter Languages Korean, English widely taught in junior high and high school Nationality noun: Korean (s) adjective: Korean Religion Christian 26.3% (Protestant 19.7%, Roman Catholic 6.6%), Buddhist 23.2%, other or unknown 1.3%, none 49.3% (1995 census) Currency won (RMB) Exports semiconductors, wireless telecommunications equipment, motor vehicles, computers, steel, ships, petrochemicals
  10. 10. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  11. 11. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Iran Capital Tehran Location Middle East border Gulf of Oman and Persian Gulf Size/Pop. 80,840,000 Terrain rugged, mountainous rim; high, central basin with deserts, mountains; small, discontinuous plains along both coasts Climate mostly arid or semiarid, subtropical along Caspian coast Languages Official Languages: Persian / Farsi 53% Nationality Noun: Iranian Slang: ---- Religion Muslim Currency Iranian Rial Exports petroleum, chemical and petrochemical products, fruits and nuts, carpets
  12. 12. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  13. 13. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Belgium Capital Brussels Location Western Europe, bordering the North Sea, between France and the Netherlands Size/Pop. 10,449,000 Terrain flat coastal plains in northwest, central rolling hills, rugged mountains of Ardennes Forest in southeast Climate temperate; mild winters, cool summers; rainy, humid, cloudy Languages Official Languages: Dutch, French, German Nationality noun: Belgian adjective: Belgian Religion Christian: Roman Catholic, Protestant Currency Euro Exports engineering and metal products, motor vehicle assembly, transportation equipment, scientific instruments, processed food and beverages, chemicals, basic metals, textiles, glass, petroleum
  14. 14. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  15. 15. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Mexico Capital Mexico City Location Middle America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico, between Belize and the United States Size/Pop. 111,211,789 (July 2009 est.) Terrain varies from tropical to desert Climate high, rugged mountains; low coastal plains; high plateaus; desert Languages Official Languages: Spanish only 92.7%, Spanish and indigenous languages 5.7%, Nationality Noun: New Zealander Slang: Kiwi Religion Roman Catholic 76.5%, Protestant 6.3% Currency Peso (MXN) Exports manufactured goods, oil and oil products, silver, fruits, vegetables, coffee
  16. 16. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  17. 17. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Uruguay Capital Montevideo Location Southern South America, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Argentina and Brazil Size/Pop. 3,494,382 (July 2009 est.) Terrain mostly rolling plains and low hills; fertile coastal lowland Climate warm temperate; freezing temperatures almost unknown Languages Official Languages: Spanish, Portunol, or Brazilero (Portuguese-Spanish mix) Nationality Noun: Uruguayan Adj: Uruguayan Religion Roman Catholic 47.1%, non-Catholic Christians 11.1%, nondenominational 23.2%, atheist or agnostic 17.2% Currency Uruguayan pesos (UYU) Exports meat, rice, leather products, wool, fish, dairy products
  18. 18. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  19. 19. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Algeria Capital Algiers Location Northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Morocco and Tunisia Size/Pop. 34,178,188 (July 2009 est.) Terrain mostly high plateau and desert; some mountains; narrow, discontinuous coastal plain Climate arid to semiarid; mild, wet winters with hot, dry summers along coast; drier with cold winters and hot summers on high plateau; Siroccos (dry winds) Languages Official Languages: Arabic Other: French, Berber dialects Nationality Noun: Algerian Adj: Algerian Religion Muslim Currency Algerian dinars (DZD) Exports petroleum, natural gas, and petroleum products 97%
  20. 20. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  21. 21. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Nigeria Capital Abuja Location Western Africa, bordering the Gulf of Guinea, between Benin and Cameroon Size/Pop. 149,229,090 Terrain southern lowlands merge into central hills and plateaus; mountains in southeast, plains in north Climate varies; equatorial in south, tropical in center, arid in north Languages Official Languages: English Other: Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo (Ibo), Fulani Nationality Noun: Nigerian Adj: Nigerian Religion Muslim 50%, Christian 40%, indigenous beliefs 10% Currency nairas (NGN) Exports petroleum and petroleum products 95%, cocoa, rubber
  22. 22. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  23. 23. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Greece Capital Athens Location Southern Europe, bordering the Aegean Sea, Ionian Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea, between Albania and Turkey Size/Pop. 10,737,428 (July 2009 est.) Terrain mostly mountains with ranges extending into the sea as peninsulas or chains of islands Climate temperate; mild, wet winters; hot, dry summers Languages Official Languages: Greek Nationality Noun: Greek Adj: Greek Religion Greek Orthodox 98%, Muslim 1.3% Currency euros (EUR) Exports food and beverages, manufactured goods, petroleum products, chemicals, textiles
  24. 24. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  25. 25. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Switzerland Capital Bern Location Central Europe, east of France, north of Italy Size/Pop. 7,604,467 (July 2009 est.) Terrain mostly mountains (Alps in south, Jura in northwest) with a central plateau of rolling hills, plains, and large lakes Climate temperate, but varies with altitude Languages Official Languages: German, French, Italian, Romansch Nationality Noun: Swiss Slang: Swiss Religion Roman Catholic 41.8%, Protestant 35.3%, Muslim 4.3%, Orthodox 1.8% Currency Swiss Franc ( CHF ) Exports machinery, chemicals, metals, watches, agricultural products
  26. 26. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  27. 27. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Spain Capital Madrid Location Southwestern Europe, bordering the Bay of Biscay, Mediterranean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean, and Pyrenees Mountains Size/Pop. 40,525,002 (July 2009 est.) Terrain large, flat to dissected plateau surrounded by rugged hills; Pyrenees in north Climate temperate; clear, hot summers in interior, more moderate and cloudy along coast; cloudy, cold winters in interior Languages Official Languages: Castilian Spanish 74%, Catalan 17%, Galician, Basque Nationality Noun: Spaniard Adj: Spanish Religion Roman Catholic Currency Euro (EUR) Exports machinery, motor vehicles; foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals, medicines, consumer goods
  28. 28. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
  29. 29. Country Profile: Name of Country: Capital City: Continent: Population: Language: Currency: Climate / Weather: Products: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Country Country Japan Capital Tokyo Location Eastern Asia, island chain between the North Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Japan, east of the Korean Peninsula Size/Pop. 127,078,679 (July 2009 est.) Terrain mostly rugged and mountainous Climate varies from tropical in south to cool temperate in north Languages Official Languages: Japanese Nationality Noun: Japanese Adj: Japanese Religion Shintoism 83.9%, Buddhism 71.4%, Christianity 2%, other 7.8% Currency Yen ( JPY ) Exports transport equipment, motor vehicles, semiconductors, electrical machinery, chemicals
  30. 30. My Prediction for the World Cup: _________________________________ Actual Place and Results: __________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ BEST players: _______________________, __________________________, One Famous World Cup Moment: __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ A Match Recap!
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