Our Ancestor's Passport By Mrs. Chretien’s 2 nd  grade class 2010
We are here Where did our ancestors come from? And these are just SOME of the countries ! France Slovakia Germany Ireland ...
What can we find out about those countries ?
Azores <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from the Azores which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The Azores is in the country of ...
Cape Verde <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Cape Verde which is in Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Cape Verde is...
Slovakia <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Slovakia which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Slovakia is Brati...
France <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from France which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of France is Paris. </li...
Italy <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Italy which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Italy is Rome. </li></u...
Ireland <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Ireland which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Ireland is Dublin. ...
Germany <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Germany which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Germany is Berlin. ...
Mexico <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Mexico which is in North America. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Mexico is Mexi...
Portugal <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Portugal is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Portugal is Lisbon. </l...
Research completed by: <ul><li>Azores: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Jenna  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Chris  </li></ul></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Mexico: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hannah </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alyssa </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Italy: </li></ul><ul...
<ul><li>Slovakia: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Kyle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jonah </li></ul></ul><ul><li>France: </li></ul><ul...
Works Consulted <ul><li>Azores . April 2000. www.azores.com </li></ul><ul><li>Pohl, Kathleen.  Looking at Ireland.  USA: G...
<ul><li>Gottfield, Ted.  Slovakia.  New York: Marshall Cavendish, 2005. </li></ul><ul><li>Powell, Jillian.  Looking at Ita...
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Our Passport Chretien 2010

  1. 1. Our Ancestor's Passport By Mrs. Chretien’s 2 nd grade class 2010
  2. 2. We are here Where did our ancestors come from? And these are just SOME of the countries ! France Slovakia Germany Ireland Mexico Cape Verde Portugal Italy Azores
  3. 3. What can we find out about those countries ?
  4. 4. Azores <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from the Azores which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The Azores is in the country of Portugal. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Portuguese. </li></ul><ul><li>The Azores is very poor and was fought by pirates. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited the Azores we would go to a Portuguese Sao Jorge festival. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Cape Verde <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Cape Verde which is in Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Cape Verde is Praia. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Portuguese. </li></ul><ul><li>Cape Verde was made by huge volcanoes. The highest point in the country is Pico de Cano which is on the Island of Fogo. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Cape Verde we would see the volcanoes erupt. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Slovakia <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Slovakia which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Slovakia is Bratislava. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Slovak. </li></ul><ul><li>Slovakia has 3,800 caves. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Slovakia we would look at all the Slovakian art in the Slovakian Art Museum. </li></ul>
  7. 7. France <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from France which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of France is Paris. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is French. </li></ul><ul><li>France has a celebration of July 14,1790, the day that France became a republic. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited France we would like to see the fireworks on July 14 th at the Eiffel Tower in Paris. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Italy <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Italy which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Italy is Rome. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Italian. </li></ul><ul><li>Italy has people dress up in costumes and wear masks for “Carnival.” </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Italy we would go see The Grand Prix which is a world-famous car race held every year near Milan. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Ireland <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Ireland which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Ireland is Dublin. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Irish. </li></ul><ul><li>Ireland has horse racing each year and castles and Irish step dancing. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Ireland we would want to see Birr Castle and see a Derby race and visit the Custom House. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Germany <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Germany which is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Germany is Berlin. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is German. </li></ul><ul><li>Germany has a very fast road called the Autobahn. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Germany we would go on a fast train. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Mexico <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Mexico which is in North America. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Mexico is Mexico city </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Spanish. </li></ul><ul><li>Mexico has the worlds largest bullfighting ring. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Mexico we would go to Spanish classes to communicate with them. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Portugal <ul><li>Some ancestor’s came from Portugal is in Europe. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Portugal is Lisbon. </li></ul><ul><li>The official language spoken here is Portuguese. </li></ul><ul><li>Portugal has bull fights. </li></ul><ul><li>If we visited Portugal we would like to visit the ruins of Castelo dos Mours. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Research completed by: <ul><li>Azores: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Jenna </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Chris </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Portugal: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lexi </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dylan </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Cape Verde: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Kermin </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Daisha </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Mexico: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hannah </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alyssa </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Italy: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Brooke </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Ireland: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Annie </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Christian </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Slovakia: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Kyle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jonah </li></ul></ul><ul><li>France: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Zachary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jack </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Germany: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cameron </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Harry </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Works Consulted <ul><li>Azores . April 2000. www.azores.com </li></ul><ul><li>Pohl, Kathleen. Looking at Ireland. USA: Gareth Stevens, 20089. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Cape Verde.” The Blackbirch Kid’s Visual Reference of the World. Blackbirch Press, 2001. </li></ul><ul><li>Jenson, Alison. Welcome to Portugal. Milwaukee: Gareth Stevens, 2001. </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Gottfield, Ted. Slovakia. New York: Marshall Cavendish, 2005. </li></ul><ul><li>Powell, Jillian. Looking at Italy. Canada: Gareth Stevens, 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Pohl, Kathleen. Germany. USA: Gareth Stevens, 2008. </li></ul><ul><li>Powell, Jillian. Looking at France. USA: Gareth Stevens, 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Conlon, Laura. Visiting Mexico. Vero Beach: Rourke, 1994. </li></ul>
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