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Finland
By: Éabha McInerney
 Finland is a Northern European nation bordering
Sweden and Russia.
Where is Finland situated?
What does the Finnish flag mean?
The flag of Finland is a
rectangular Scandinavian
cross.
The blue color is symbolic
of bl...
 The capital of Finland is Helsinki.
What is the capital of Finland?
 Finland joined the European Union in 1995 and was
one of the first-wave countries to adopt the euro
on 1st of January 19...
 The population of Finland is 5.4 million.
 Finland is the 118th largest country in the
world by population.
 It is the...
 The longest river in Finland is Kemijoki which is 550km
long.
What is the longest river in Finland?
 The highest mountain in Finland is Halti
which is 1,324m high.
What is the highest mountain in
Finland?
Top of Halti
 Sauli Väinämö Niinistö is a Finnish politician who
became the 12th President of Finland in 2012.
Who is the President of...
 Isaac is a 14 year old Finnish pop star whose song
"New Way Home" hit #1 on the Finnish Singles Chart
in 2013. His debut...
 Robin is a 17 year old Finnish singer who released the
multi-Platinum certified albums Koodi, Chillaa, Boom
Kah and 16, ...
 Tarja is a 38 year old former frontwoman of the
Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish who was
fired from her own band a...
 The Church in the Rock (or Temppeliaukio Church)
was designed in 1969. Hewn into solid rock in the
middle of an ordinary...
 Lapland is as close as reality gets to those who dream
of a winter wonderland. The 24-hour sunlight in the
summer replac...
 Hello – Hei (Hay)
 Goodbye – Hyvästi (Hi-vas-tee)
 Please/You’re welcome - Ole hyvä (Ullay hoova)
 Thank you – Kiitos...
 One – yksi (ook-see)
 Two – kaksi (kak-see)
 Three – kolme (kole-me)
 Four – neljä (nel-ee-a)
 Five – viisi (vee-she...
 1. Finland has over 188000 lakes with 98000 islands.
 2. Finland have a wife caring championship.
 3. The mobile compa...
 1. What is the capital of Finland?
 2. What year did Finland join the European Union?
 3. When did Finland adopt the e...
 1. Helsinki
 2. 1995
 3. 1st January 1999
 4. 5.4 million (about 5 million)
 5. 550km
 6. Halti
 7. 2012
 8. Noki...
GREECE
BY CUSHLA MURPHY
THIS IS THE GREEK FLAG
o This is the Greek flag its called Galanolefci
which means blue and white.It was blue with a
white...
GREECE
• Athens is the capital of Greece
• There are 11 million people living in
Greece.
GREECE JOINING THE E.U
• Greece joined the E.U in 1981.
• It started using the euro on the 1st of January
1981
WHERE IS GREECE?
• Greece is located in southeast Europe, close to both Africa and
Asia.
• There are over 3000 islands sur...
FACTS ABOUT GREECE
•Greece has more international
airports than most countries
because so many foreign
tourists want to vi...
GREECE
• The oiffcial name for Greece is the Hellenic
Republic.
• No one in Greece can choose to not vote.
Voting is requi...
GREECE
•About 7% of the
worlds marble
comes from
Greece.
LARGEST MOUTAIN
•Mount Olympus is the
highest mountain in Greece
it was also the home of the
gods.It reaches 9,570 feet
(2...
•The Haliacmon is the
longest river in Greece.
MAP OF GREECE
PROKOPIS PAVLOPOULOS
•Prokopis
Pavlopoulos is the
president of Greece.
•He is the seventh
president of Greece.
ALEX TSIPRAS
•Alexis tsipras is the Prime Minister
of Greece.
•He was appointed as Prime
Minister on the 26 January 2015 t...
PRINCE PHILIP
•Prince Philip:Duke of Edinburgh,born
on the island of Corfu in Greece, on
June 10, 1921.
•He is 94 years ol...
VASILEIOS "VASILIS"
TOROSIDIS
• Vasileios "Vasilis" Torosidis is a Greek
footballer who currently plays for Italian
Serie ...
GREEK GODS
Ancient Greek Gods
• Athena.
• Ares.
• Zeus.
• Hera.
• Artemis.
• There were two groups of Greek gods Titans an...
BY Emma O’ Grady
The Irish Flag.
 The Irish flag is known as the Irish
Tricolour.
 The green represents the Gaelic
tradition in Ireland.
...
Name of Country.
 Ireland also Known as the Republic of Ireland is a sovereign state.
 Ireland became a Republic in 1937...
Joining the European Union.
 Ireland was officially declared a republic in 1949.
 Ireland became a member of the United ...
Map of Ireland.
 The highest mountain in Ireland
Is Carrauntoohil and it is 1038m high.
 The longest river in Ireland is...
Currency and Population.
 The currency in Ireland is Euro.
 Although the Eurozone countries adopted the Euro Currency on...
Government of Ireland.
 The government of Ireland is headed by a prime minister (Taoiseach).
 The current Taoiseach is E...
The Cliffs Of Moher
Dail
The Ailwee caves
Bunratty Castle.
Robbie Keane
Niall Horan.
Michael D Higgins
Paul O’Connell
LITHUANIA
MICHEAL
HAYES
LITHUANIA
 LITHUANIA first joined the EU in 2004 on the first of
May.
 LITHUANIA is 65,200 km
 The highest mountain in ...
THE MAP OF
LITHUANIA
The capital of
LITHUANIA
IS VILNIUS
FUN FACTS
THE POPULATION OF LITHUANIA IS
2.956 IN 2013
THE OFFICIAL LANGUAGE IS LITHUANIAN
ALONG WITH LATVIAN
THE LITHUANI...
THE FLAG
OF
LITHUANIA
THE FLAG OF
LITHUANIA IS
AS YOU CAN
SEE IS MADE UP OF RED
GREEN AND YELLOW
FAMOUS PLACES
THE PRESIDENT
DALIA
GRYBAUSKAITE
IS THE LITHUANIAN
PRESIDENT
The longest river
The longest river in
Lithuania
Is Neman
The countries
N,S,E.W
THE COUNTRY NORTH IS
LATVIA
THE COUNTRY SOUTH IS
POLAND
THE COUNTRY WEST IS
PRUSSIA
THE COUNTRY EAST...
THE CAPITAL OF
LITHUANIA
THE CAPITAL IS
VILNIUS
Sports
+
1Major
sports1.1Football
1.2Rugby
1.3Athletics
1.4Cycling
Religious place
This is the hill
of crosses
Luxembourg
By
Kiera Sharp
5th Class
Luxembourg andThe European Union
• Luxembourg joined Europe in 1999, 1st of January.
About the country
• Luxembourg is a tiny European
country, bordered by Belgium,
France and Germany. It’s mostly
rural, wit...
Facts
POPULATION: 543,202 (2013)
CURRENCY: Euro
PRESIDANT: Jean-Claude Juncker
CAPITAL: Luxembourg City
Nature
Mountains and Rivers
• Mt. Kneiff 560M
• Gehaansbierg 417M
• Moselle River 545KM
• Sauer 173KM
PLACES OF INTEREST
Casemates Du Bock
National
Museum of
Art and History.
Hammelsmarsch
Benjamin Lasneir, is a singer and social media star on Facebook,
Twitter, and Instagram who has his own fan base called Be...
WHERE?
N S EW
• France is south of Luxembourg,
Germany is to the east, and
Belgium is north.
EUROPE
THE FLAG
• The flag of Luxembourg consists
of three horizontal stripes, red,
white and blue, and can be in 1:2
or 3:5 rati...
SIZE?
The size of Luxembourg is 2,586 km².
FAMOUS FOODS
• Perhaps the most traditional of all
Luxembourg meat dishes is Judd
mat Gaardebounen, smoked
collar of pork ...
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  1. 1. Finland By: Éabha McInerney
  2. 2.  Finland is a Northern European nation bordering Sweden and Russia. Where is Finland situated?
  3. 3. What does the Finnish flag mean? The flag of Finland is a rectangular Scandinavian cross. The blue color is symbolic of blue skies, and the thousands of lakes in Finland. The white represents the winter snows.
  4. 4.  The capital of Finland is Helsinki. What is the capital of Finland?
  5. 5.  Finland joined the European Union in 1995 and was one of the first-wave countries to adopt the euro on 1st of January 1999. When did Finland join the EU?
  6. 6.  The population of Finland is 5.4 million.  Finland is the 118th largest country in the world by population.  It is the 65th largest country in the world by area with 338,145 square kilometers. How big is Finland? Comparison in size between Ireland and Finland
  7. 7.  The longest river in Finland is Kemijoki which is 550km long. What is the longest river in Finland?
  8. 8.  The highest mountain in Finland is Halti which is 1,324m high. What is the highest mountain in Finland? Top of Halti
  9. 9.  Sauli Väinämö Niinistö is a Finnish politician who became the 12th President of Finland in 2012. Who is the President of Finland?
  10. 10.  Isaac is a 14 year old Finnish pop star whose song "New Way Home" hit #1 on the Finnish Singles Chart in 2013. His debut album, Wake Up World, hit #1 on the Finnish Album Chart, spent 28 weeks in the Top 20 and went platinum. His song "Pop Goes My Heart" was featured in the 2012 film Ella ja kaverit (Ella and Friends). Isaac Elliot Famous People from Finland
  11. 11.  Robin is a 17 year old Finnish singer who released the multi-Platinum certified albums Koodi, Chillaa, Boom Kah and 16, each of which reached the top of the Finnish Albums Chart. Having reached Gold Record status 50 times in his home country as a teenager, he would already become the most successful pop artist in Finland of all time. Robin Packalen Famous People from Finland
  12. 12.  Tarja is a 38 year old former frontwoman of the Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish who was fired from her own band and went on to pursue a solo singing career. Tarja Turunen Famous People from Finland
  13. 13.  The Church in the Rock (or Temppeliaukio Church) was designed in 1969. Hewn into solid rock in the middle of an ordinary residential square, the Lutheran church features a stunning 24 meter diameter roof covered in 22 kilometres of copper stripping. Natural light streams in through 180 window panes which connect the copper dome and the stone walls. Rock Church Places of Interest in Finland
  14. 14.  Lapland is as close as reality gets to those who dream of a winter wonderland. The 24-hour sunlight in the summer replaces the dark winter days. The hustle and bustle of towns and ski resorts is just minutes away from the peace and quiet of the wild wilderness. You also get to meet Santa Claus! Lapland Places of Interest in Finland
  15. 15.  Hello – Hei (Hay)  Goodbye – Hyvästi (Hi-vas-tee)  Please/You’re welcome - Ole hyvä (Ullay hoova)  Thank you – Kiitos (Kee-dose)  How are you? - Kuinka voit (Quing-ka voy-et)  I am... - Minä olen... (Meena ullen)  Good – Hyvä (Hoova)  Bad – Huono (Hoo-won-a)  Wonderful – Ihana (Ee-hona)  Terrible – Kauhea (Kow-hay-a) Some easy words in Finnish
  16. 16.  One – yksi (ook-see)  Two – kaksi (kak-see)  Three – kolme (kole-me)  Four – neljä (nel-ee-a)  Five – viisi (vee-she)  Six – kuusi (koo-she)  Seven – seitsemän (set-sa-man)  Eight – kahdeksan (kaha-dec-san)  Nine – yhdeksän (oo-hoo-dec-san)  Ten – kymmenen (koo-men-en) Numbers 1-10 in Finnish
  17. 17.  1. Finland has over 188000 lakes with 98000 islands.  2. Finland have a wife caring championship.  3. The mobile company Nokia was founded in Finland.  4. Finland is the only country in the world which broadcasts news in Latin.  5. There are 1.8 million saunas in Finland.  6. Finland has two official languages, Finnish and Swedish.  7. Donald Duck comics were banned in Finland because Donald Duck doesn’t wear pants.  8. The population of Finland is about 5 million and about 1 million of them live in the capital Helsinki.  9. The nickname of Finland is ‘the land of a thousand lakes’.  10. Another nickname for Finland is ‘the land of midnight sun’. During summer the sun does not drop below the horizon in the north instead shining all day and night. 10 facts you probably didn’t know about Finland
  18. 18.  1. What is the capital of Finland?  2. What year did Finland join the European Union?  3. When did Finland adopt the euro?  4. What is the population of Finland?  5. How long is the longest river, Kemijoki?  6. What is the highest mountain in Finland?  7. When did Sauli Väinämö Niinistö become the President of Finland?  8. What mobile company was founded in Finland?  9. What does kuinka voit mean?  10. How old is Isaac Elliot? Finland Quiz
  19. 19.  1. Helsinki  2. 1995  3. 1st January 1999  4. 5.4 million (about 5 million)  5. 550km  6. Halti  7. 2012  8. Nokia  9. How are you?  10. 14 Answers to the Finland Quiz
  20. 20. GREECE BY CUSHLA MURPHY
  21. 21. THIS IS THE GREEK FLAG o This is the Greek flag its called Galanolefci which means blue and white.It was blue with a white diagonal cross but now the cross is in the left corner and it symbilizes christen faith.
  22. 22. GREECE • Athens is the capital of Greece • There are 11 million people living in Greece.
  23. 23. GREECE JOINING THE E.U • Greece joined the E.U in 1981. • It started using the euro on the 1st of January 1981
  24. 24. WHERE IS GREECE? • Greece is located in southeast Europe, close to both Africa and Asia. • There are over 3000 islands surounding Greece with only 200 of them inhabited.
  25. 25. FACTS ABOUT GREECE •Greece has more international airports than most countries because so many foreign tourists want to visit.
  26. 26. GREECE • The oiffcial name for Greece is the Hellenic Republic. • No one in Greece can choose to not vote. Voting is required by law for every citizen who is 18 or older.
  27. 27. GREECE •About 7% of the worlds marble comes from Greece.
  28. 28. LARGEST MOUTAIN •Mount Olympus is the highest mountain in Greece it was also the home of the gods.It reaches 9,570 feet (2,917 meters) above sea level.
  29. 29. •The Haliacmon is the longest river in Greece.
  30. 30. MAP OF GREECE
  31. 31. PROKOPIS PAVLOPOULOS •Prokopis Pavlopoulos is the president of Greece. •He is the seventh president of Greece.
  32. 32. ALEX TSIPRAS •Alexis tsipras is the Prime Minister of Greece. •He was appointed as Prime Minister on the 26 January 2015 to 27 August 2015 •He is the 185th Prime Minister of Greece.
  33. 33. PRINCE PHILIP •Prince Philip:Duke of Edinburgh,born on the island of Corfu in Greece, on June 10, 1921. •He is 94 years old. •The duke sometimes calls the Queen old cabbage.
  34. 34. VASILEIOS "VASILIS" TOROSIDIS • Vasileios "Vasilis" Torosidis is a Greek footballer who currently plays for Italian Serie A and the Greek national team. The 30-year-old plays in different positions both for his club and country. • He was born on june 10th 1985 • His salary is 2.5 million a month
  35. 35. GREEK GODS Ancient Greek Gods • Athena. • Ares. • Zeus. • Hera. • Artemis. • There were two groups of Greek gods Titans and olympians.
  36. 36. BY Emma O’ Grady
  37. 37. The Irish Flag.  The Irish flag is known as the Irish Tricolour.  The green represents the Gaelic tradition in Ireland.  The Orange represents the followers of William of Orange in Ireland. The white represents the aspiration For peace between them.
  38. 38. Name of Country.  Ireland also Known as the Republic of Ireland is a sovereign state.  Ireland became a Republic in 1937.  Ireland has 26 counties and shares its only land border with Northern Ireland which is comprised of the other 6 counties.  The President of Ireland is Michael D Higgins.
  39. 39. Joining the European Union.  Ireland was officially declared a republic in 1949.  Ireland became a member of the United Nations in 1955.  Ireland Joined the European Union in 1973.
  40. 40. Map of Ireland.  The highest mountain in Ireland Is Carrauntoohil and it is 1038m high.  The longest river in Ireland is the Shannon River and it is 240 miles in length.  The capital of Ireland is Dublin.
  41. 41. Currency and Population.  The currency in Ireland is Euro.  Although the Eurozone countries adopted the Euro Currency on the 1st January, 1999 it was not until 1st January, 2002 that Ireland started to withdraw the Pound Currency.  The Population of Ireland is 4.6 Million.  Ireland has an Area of 27,133 Square Miles.
  42. 42. Government of Ireland.  The government of Ireland is headed by a prime minister (Taoiseach).  The current Taoiseach is Enda Kenny.  The government is made up of members of parliament called the Oireachtas.  The members of parliament elect the Taoiseach.  The Taoiseach appoints the other members of government known as ministers.
  43. 43. The Cliffs Of Moher
  44. 44. Dail
  45. 45. The Ailwee caves
  46. 46. Bunratty Castle.
  47. 47. Robbie Keane
  48. 48. Niall Horan.
  49. 49. Michael D Higgins
  50. 50. Paul O’Connell
  51. 51. LITHUANIA MICHEAL HAYES
  52. 52. LITHUANIA  LITHUANIA first joined the EU in 2004 on the first of May.  LITHUANIA is 65,200 km  The highest mountain in Lithuania is not allowed to be called a mountain for it is actually a hill standing at 294 m it is located in the Medininkai highlands
  53. 53. THE MAP OF LITHUANIA The capital of LITHUANIA IS VILNIUS
  54. 54. FUN FACTS THE POPULATION OF LITHUANIA IS 2.956 IN 2013 THE OFFICIAL LANGUAGE IS LITHUANIAN ALONG WITH LATVIAN THE LITHUANIAN CURRENCY IS THE LITHUANIAN LITAS
  55. 55. THE FLAG OF LITHUANIA THE FLAG OF LITHUANIA IS AS YOU CAN SEE IS MADE UP OF RED GREEN AND YELLOW
  56. 56. FAMOUS PLACES
  57. 57. THE PRESIDENT DALIA GRYBAUSKAITE IS THE LITHUANIAN PRESIDENT
  58. 58. The longest river The longest river in Lithuania Is Neman
  59. 59. The countries N,S,E.W THE COUNTRY NORTH IS LATVIA THE COUNTRY SOUTH IS POLAND THE COUNTRY WEST IS PRUSSIA THE COUNTRY EAST IS BELARUS
  60. 60. THE CAPITAL OF LITHUANIA THE CAPITAL IS VILNIUS
  61. 61. Sports + 1Major sports1.1Football 1.2Rugby 1.3Athletics 1.4Cycling
  62. 62. Religious place This is the hill of crosses
  63. 63. Luxembourg By Kiera Sharp 5th Class
  64. 64. Luxembourg andThe European Union • Luxembourg joined Europe in 1999, 1st of January.
  65. 65. About the country • Luxembourg is a tiny European country, bordered by Belgium, France and Germany. It’s mostly rural, with dense Ardennes forest and nature parks in the north, and the Moselle river valley in the southeast.The rocky gorges of the eastern Mullerthal region earned it the nickname “Little Switzerland.”
  66. 66. Facts POPULATION: 543,202 (2013) CURRENCY: Euro PRESIDANT: Jean-Claude Juncker CAPITAL: Luxembourg City
  67. 67. Nature Mountains and Rivers • Mt. Kneiff 560M • Gehaansbierg 417M • Moselle River 545KM • Sauer 173KM
  68. 68. PLACES OF INTEREST Casemates Du Bock National Museum of Art and History. Hammelsmarsch
  69. 69. Benjamin Lasneir, is a singer and social media star on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram who has his own fan base called Benzilers. He also has a popularYouTube channel with more than 160,000 subscribers. Anne Fontaine, is an international women’s luxury fashion brand, based in France, offering ready-to-wear clothing, shoes, handbags and accessories centered on the classic white shirt. FAMOUS PEOPLE
  70. 70. WHERE? N S EW • France is south of Luxembourg, Germany is to the east, and Belgium is north. EUROPE
  71. 71. THE FLAG • The flag of Luxembourg consists of three horizontal stripes, red, white and blue, and can be in 1:2 or 3:5 ratio. It was first used between 1845 and 1848 and officially adopted on June 23, 1972.
  72. 72. SIZE? The size of Luxembourg is 2,586 km².
  73. 73. FAMOUS FOODS • Perhaps the most traditional of all Luxembourg meat dishes is Judd mat Gaardebounen, smoked collar of pork with broad beans. The pork is soaked overnight, then boiled with vegetables and spices. Served in copious slices together with the beans and boiled potatoes, it is considered to be the national dish of Luxembourg.

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