Country show, 6th graders


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At Place Bridge Academy, we have International Night and invite the community and several educators. Last night, April 13, 2011, was International Night. This is one of the shows I presented.

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Country show, 6th graders

  1. 1. <<<THAILAND>>><br />By <br />hsalawlathaw, saw<br />
  2. 2. The Thailand flag is really simple. It’s red, white, and blue.<br />THAILAND Flag<br />
  3. 3. There are about 50 different languages spoken in Thailand.<br />Languages<br />
  4. 4. Thailand is the only country in Southeast Asia that was never ruled by European powers. <br />HISTORY<br />
  5. 5. The local name for Thailand means “land of the free.”<br />Map<br />
  6. 6. Thailand’s capital is Bangkok.<br />Thai Capital<br />
  7. 7. BANGKOK<br /><ul><li>Bangkok is the center for government, education, culture, and business. It is also Thailand's main port</li></li></ul><li><ul><li>Primary school for students in Thailand.</li></ul>Students<br />
  8. 8. University<br />This university was established in 1917. It also the oldest university in Thailand.<br />
  9. 9. Thailand is shaped like an elephant's head. Narrow southern Thailand is the trunk, and the North is the head and the ear. <br />Looks Like<br />
  10. 10. Food<br />Thai people really like hot pepper and they eat it mostly on everything.<br />(Ex. ant egg)<br />
  11. 11. Thai people are used to eating rice with their meal<br />Favorite food<br />
  12. 12. Most Thai people can't have sandwiches for their meal. They call sandwiches a snack.<br />SANDWICHES<br />
  13. 13. Most Thai people do not sit down to eat a proper meal because they usually eat when they are hungry, especially kids and teenagers. <br />How they eat<br />
  14. 14. The main food in Thailand is rice. Everyone has eaten it since they were born. <br />Main food<br />
  15. 15. <ul><li>We can't really eat rice alone so we have to have something to go with it. There are many dishes of food to go with rice. Most of them are hot and spicy and that is what Thai food is about.</li></ul>What Goes With Rice??<br />
  16. 16. Thailand is the largest rice exporter in the world.<br />Rice Fields<br />
  17. 17. If you know some Thai person, you might hear them say "gin khao yung" every time you meet them. It means “Have you eaten yet?" or more precisely “Have you eaten rice yet?". <br />^^Eat^^<br />
  18. 18. If you come to Thailand and stay with a Thai family then be careful you don't put on too much weight! All of the visitors that have come to stay at Thailand always go home weighing more!<br />Gain Weight<br />
  19. 19. Thai Wedding<br />The Thai wedding ceremony is unique. It used to be more complex with lots of steps. Presently, it has been modified to be more modern and less complex.<br />
  20. 20. Money<br />Paper money is made in amounts of 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1,000 baht. Coins are 1, 5 and 10 baht pieces . The king's face is pictured on the front of every coin and every bill. By the way, it's about 42 baht per 1 US. dollar. <br />
  21. 21. Thai usually wear their traditional dress when it is a special day .<br />Dress<br />
  22. 22. The population of Thailand is 67,764,033.<br />Population<br />
  23. 23. Age Structure<br />0-14 years: 20.8% (male 7,013,877/female 6,690,554)15-64 years: 70.5% (male 23,000,156/female 23,519,298)65 years and over: 8.7% (male 2,612,269/female 3,162,282) (2009 est.)<br />
  24. 24. Thailand is nearly 95% Buddhists.<br />Religion<br />
  25. 25. Thai pillows has a lot of different designs and patterns.<br />Pillow<br />
  26. 26. This art piece is about a royal white elephant, it’s made in or near the second half of the nineteenth century; but the artist is unknown. <br />Art<br />
  27. 27. Elephants are a important part of Thai history and culture.<br />Elephants<br />
  28. 28. Bamboo, coconut tree, mango, and papaya trees grow in Thailand most of all.<br />Trees<br />
  29. 29. In Thailand about 50% of population ride Motorcycles.<br />Motorcycle<br />
  30. 30. Thai popular car of 2010 is the Ettore bugatti.<br />car<br />
  31. 31. Since 1932, Thailand has been a constitutionalmonarchy.<br />GOVERNMENT<br />
  32. 32. The office of the "President of the People Committee" later changed to “Prime Minister of Siam”.<br />NEW GOVERMENT<br />
  33. 33. Standard of the Prime Minister<br />STANDARD<br />
  34. 34. The government house of Thailand is where the office of the Prime Minister and the Cabinet of Thailand are settle.<br />President’s House<br />
  35. 35. Phanom Rung, is a temple in Thailand. <br />Temple<br />
  36. 36. Grand palace in Thailand was made in 1782. <br />Palace<br />
  37. 37. Bangkok's Democracy monument : representation of the 1932 Constitution sits on top of two golden statues.<br />Democracy Monument<br />
  38. 38. This House is the old meeting place of the two chambers of the national assembly of Thailand.<br />Old Meeting Area<br />
  39. 39. This House is the new meeting place of the two chambers of the national assembly of Thailand.<br />New Meeting Place<br />
  40. 40. This is Eastern Water Resources Development Public Company Limited, a water technology and wholesale supply company in Bangkok.<br />Company<br />
  41. 41. Mexico<br />By <br />Carel Torres<br />
  42. 42. Location<br />Mexico is in North America between Guatemala and the United States.<br />
  43. 43. People<br />Mexico has an estimated population of 111 million people. <br />Mexico also has 31 UNESCO international world heritage sites including the Chichen Itza pyramid in Southern Mexico<br />
  44. 44. Mexico's Government<br />The federal government is divided into three branches: Executive, Legislative and Judicial, <br />The current president of Mexico is Felipe Calderon. <br />
  45. 45. Ancient Cultures <br />The Maya, the Zapotec, and the Aztec, flourished for nearly 4,000 years before the first contact with Europeans.<br />
  46. 46. Places to see<br />Chichen itza , southern Mexico <br />El angel , Mexico city<br />
  47. 47. Cuisine<br />The most internationally recognized dishes include chocolate, tacos, quesadillas, enchiladas, burritos, and tamales among others. <br />
  48. 48. Naica Mine<br />The Naica Mine of the Mexican state of Chihuahua is known for its extraordinary selenite crystals. Caverns discovered during mining operations contain crystals of selenite as large as 4 feet in diameter and 50 feet long!<br />
  49. 49. Mexico’s Economy <br />Most of the economy is agriculture: 18%, industry: 24%, services: 58% .<br />
  50. 50. Famous people<br />Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter, born in Coyoacan, and best known for her self-portraits.<br />
  51. 51. Famous People (cont.)<br />Salma Hayek is a Mexican actress. She received a Best Actress Oscar nomination for her role as Frida Kahlo in the movie Frida.<br />
  52. 52. Famous people (cont.)<br />Javier Hernández, is a Mexican football player who plays as a forward for Manchester United, being the first Mexican to do so.<br />
  53. 53. Sports<br />In Mexico they play soccer and baseball.<br />
  54. 54. Crime<br />Mexico has a homicide rate of 10-14 in every 100,000 inhabitants<br />
  55. 55. Thailand<br />By Micro <br />
  56. 56. Thailand<br />Kingdom of Thailand<br />
  57. 57. Thailand Kid<br />Thailand kid and snake.<br />
  58. 58. Thailand<br />This is a Thailand girl.<br />
  59. 59. Thailand<br />This is Thailand mom.<br />
  60. 60. Thailand<br />These are elephants in Thailand.<br />
  61. 61. Thailand Flag<br />The Thailand flag is red, white, and blue.<br />
  62. 62. Thailand<br />This is Thailand island.<br />
  63. 63. Thailand<br />The population of Thailand is 65,905,410. <br />
  64. 64. Thailand<br />Most of the people are poor. <br />
  65. 65. Nepal<br />BY: DEODATTA BARAL<br />
  66. 66. NEPAL FLAG<br /> This is the flag of Nepal. Which has white, blue, and red colors. <br />
  67. 67. nepali food <br />In Nepal people make different kinds of food; which is delicious but looks nasty. Nepali people like spicy food.<br />
  68. 68. Nepali Dress<br />In Nepal men wear Topi (head dress) that is what their culture says and women wear giniyu choli. ( That is shown on the right side.)<br />
  69. 69. Language in Nepal<br />There are 36 letters in Nepali writing. This writing is also used in Indian writing. Nepali language is also a little the same as Indian language.<br />
  70. 70. Mountains in Nepal<br />There are 8 of 10 mountains in Nepal, including Mount Everest. Nepal is full of beautiful mountains and other scenic things.<br />
  71. 71. Money of Nepal<br />These are some pictures of money. In Nepal they call it rupees (money).<br />
  72. 72. Animals in Nepal<br />Cow is the national animal of Nepal. Peacock and Humming bird are the birds that lives in Nepal.<br />
  73. 73. Nepal Government<br /> Nepal’s government is a democracy. The Government of Nepal is weak. The population of Nepal is 28,563,377.<br />
  74. 74. Politics of Nepal <br />Politics in Nepal is really bad and people in Nepal hate politics. Bad politics is used by bad Nepali politicians and people are sad about that. <br />
  75. 75. Nepal Employs 80% of the population. Only about 20% of the total area is cultivatable. <br />Another 33% is forested; and most of the rest is mountainous. Rice and wheat are the main food crops. <br />Economy in Nepal<br />
  76. 76. Thanks for watching!<br />I hope you learned a lot…<br />
  77. 77. France<br />By Jacob Sanchez<br />
  78. 78. France<br />MY grandma was born in France, in 1920.<br />
  79. 79. France<br />France’s flag colors are <br />blue, white, and red. <br />
  80. 80. France<br />In France there’s a tower called the Eiffel tower.<br />
  81. 81. France<br />There’s a lot of good food in France like Braised Lamb with a garden-vegetable medley.<br />
  82. 82. France<br />France has one of the most beautiful scenes like the saumon fish.<br />
  83. 83. France<br />The president is NicolasSarkozy.<br />
  84. 84. France<br />In France, there’s one of the most beautiful rivers like the Seine River.<br />
  85. 85. France<br />The money in France is almost the same as money in Mexico.<br />
  86. 86. France<br />The Louvre museum is one of the most beautiful museums.<br />
  87. 87. WELcome to Italy<br />The land of love<br />BY: Emanuel Niamkey<br />
  88. 88. Italy’s Soccer team is world’s second best. They have won four world cups.<br />
  89. 89. This is the Island of Sicily, Italy.<br />
  90. 90. This is the Italian Flag.<br />
  91. 91. Italy’s Prime minister follows a political parliamentary, democratic republic.<br />
  92. 92. The Background picture is The Roman colosseum originally known as the Flavian Amphitheatre.<br />
  93. 93. Venice or as the Italians say it “Venezia”, is full of special boats called gondolas and the nighttime is a very rich and romantic evening for a lot of couples.<br />
  94. 94. There are around 16-17 main cities in Italy. Like Rome, Naples, Florence, Torin, Genoa, Venice, Bori, Milan and Palermo and more.<br />
  95. 95. There was a big war in Italy called the Crimean war which took place in 1853-1856.<br />
  96. 96. The Italians made the pizza! Well, guess again….it’s a false statement. The pizza came from China and the Italian’s evolved it.<br />
  97. 97. My Mexico by Selene Meza.<br />
  98. 98. The Government<br />Mexico’s government is a Federal republic.<br />
  99. 99. Mexico’s President.<br />President Calderon has been the president from 2006 -2010.<br />
  100. 100. A Map of Mexico<br />This is a way to find a place around Mexico.<br />
  101. 101. The Amazing Hotels<br />In Mexico they have amazing hotels .<br />
  102. 102. The Flag of Mexico.<br />The flag of Mexico has a meaning of bravery and integrity .<br />
  103. 103. The Sun Pyramid<br />These pyramids were made by the Aztec warriors for the sun and moon.<br />
  104. 104. The Moon Pyramid.<br />These pyramids were made by the Aztec warriors for the sun and moon.<br />
  105. 105. Mexico’s Volcano Belt.<br />This is a picture of the volcano’s eruption ratings<br />
  106. 106. Mexico’s World Power.<br />This is the past and present of Mexico’s world power.<br />
  107. 107. Mexico<br />This picture is how Mexico looks in real life.<br />
  108. 108. Mexico’s Beautiful Cave <br />*In Mexico, the largest crystal ever found is in a beautiful cave. This crystal glows in the moon light .<br />*They’re fifty feet long and heavy. About fifty one people could hold a crystal but that is a hard task to do without anyone who knows how to do it. <br />
  109. 109. A Picture of the Crystals<br />
  110. 110. Axolotl<br />These salamanders are very rare in Mexico.<br />
  111. 111. Mexico’s Population .<br />This picture is Mexico's past and present population.<br />
  112. 112. The End.<br />
  113. 113. Ghana<br />My Homeland<br />By Richard Boateng<br />
  114. 114. Ghana’s current president is John Atta Mills. He was a twin. Unfortunately his sister died.<br />President<br />
  115. 115. Ghana has had numerous kings. The religion is Muslim, Christian and other. Ghana was once called the gold coast because of it’s gold. Ghana is a peaceful country. <br />
  116. 116. Ghana is 92,098 sq miles. It’s population is 24,233,431. The capital city of Ghana is Accra. Ghana was once a British colony. <br />
  117. 117. The flag of Ghana is red, yellow in the middle with a star also in the middle and green at the bottom. The red represents the blood shed to win Ghana's independence and the yellow represents the gold we had. The green represents rich agriculture and the black star is the symbol of African emancipation.<br />
  118. 118. Ghana is a very quiet place at night. <br />
  119. 119. Ghana was once one of the richest countries In the world until our gold was taken.<br />
  120. 120. Ghana is a very modern country. <br />
  121. 121. Ghana is a great place to visit if you want peace and quiet.<br />
  122. 122. The end<br />Credit to<br />Richard Boateng<br />
  123. 123. ERITREA<br />BY Ramee Teklemichael<br />
  124. 124. Flag <br />This is Eritrea's flag. <br />
  125. 125. Size <br />Eritrea's size is 117,600 km2.<br />
  126. 126. Population <br />The estimated population of Eritrea is about 5 million.<br />
  127. 127. capital<br />The capital of Eritrea is Asmara.<br />
  128. 128. It is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethiopia in the south, and Djibouti in the Southeast.<br />Borders <br />
  129. 129. The language of Eritrea is Tigrinya.<br />Language<br />
  130. 130. This is the first and current Eritrean government.<br />Government <br />
  131. 131. Food<br />
  132. 132. NEPAL<br />BY SURAJ<br />
  133. 133. MOUNTAIN<br />In Nepal there is tallest mountain in the world. It is Mt. Everest.<br />
  134. 134. GOD<br />Buddha is the God which was born in Nepal. Buddhism is one of the important religions practiced in Nepal.<br />
  135. 135. KING<br />This was the last king of Nepal, Gyanendra.<br />
  136. 136. CLOTHES<br />Clothing in Nepal.<br />
  137. 137. This is the map and flag of Nepal.<br />FLAG<br />Nepal<br />
  138. 138. BHUTAN<br />Most of the people came from Bhutan.<br />
  139. 139. WHERE WE LIVED<br />We lived in refugee camp in Nepal.<br />
  140. 140. National Animal of Nepal<br />cow<br />
  141. 141. NATIONAL BIRD<br />This is the national bird in Nepal.<br />
  142. 142. MEXICO<br />BY, NEYDA MENA<br />
  143. 143. MEXICO’S FLAG<br />
  144. 144. Mexico’s food is sometimes made for celebrations like Christmas… most Mexicans make tamales. On Sundays people in Mexico sale menudo which is so delicious. On parties parents like to make tacos or BQ. <br />MEXICO’S FOOD<br />
  145. 145. MEXICO’s MAP <br />Mexico’s map has changed a lot because part of UNITED STATES was Mexico's states; but Mexico sold their land to the UNITED STATES and gave them the states to pay the bill. <br />
  146. 146. MEXICO’S BEACHES <br />Mexico has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world like Acapulco, Cancun, and others.<br />
  147. 147. MEXICO’SHOLIDAYS<br />MEXICO celebrates many things like The Day of the Dead which honors people they once loved. They also celebrate Christmas and The Fifth of May (Cinco De Mayo) .<br />
  148. 148. MEXICO’S CLOTHING<br />These are some of the dresses that Mexican women wear in Mexico for special days like international days. Women in Mexico like to design and make dresses by hand which takes up to 7 to 8 weeks.<br />
  149. 149. MEXICO’S PRESIDENT<br />Mexico’s president is Felipe Calderon de Jesus Hionjosa. He has been the president for about 6 years .<br />
  150. 150. MEXICO’S RELIGIONS <br />RELIGIONS: Roman Catholics 89%; Protestants 6% ; Others 5% .<br />
  151. 151. Mexico’s Gods <br />Mexico’s people are mostly Catholic.<br />They believe in La virgin De Guadalupe<br />Which is so famous in Mexico. There <br />are a few Christian people as well.<br />.<br />
  152. 152. MEXICO’S LANGUAGE<br />The people of Mexico speak Spanish, Mayan, Nahuatl, and others. <br />
  153. 153. MEXICO’S GOVERNMENT <br />Mexico’s government is a Federal Republic. <br />
  154. 154. MEXICO ‘S CLIMATE <br />Mexico’s climates varies from tropical to desert.<br />
  155. 155. MEXICO’S POPULATION <br />Mexico’s population is 104,959,594<br />
  156. 156. Mexico’s Economy.<br />In Mexico the economy is 524,567.<br />
  157. 157.
  158. 158. THE END<br />
  159. 159. COUNTRY OF THAILAND<br />BY: TABO<br />
  160. 160. THAILAND FLAG <br />This is Thailand’s Flag. It is red, white and blue!<br />
  161. 161. Thailand Map<br />This is Thailand map.<br />
  162. 162. Thailand food<br />These are Thailand foods .<br />
  163. 163. Thailand People Love Food<br />If you eat Thailand food you may not get fat but sometime you do get fat.<br />
  164. 164. Thailand Government<br />This is the government of Thailand .<br />
  165. 165. Thailand’s Capital City<br />This is Thailand’s capital city.<br />
  166. 166. Population of Thailand<br />The population of Thailand is 67,764,033.<br />
  167. 167. Weddings in Thailand<br />This is the ceremony they perform when they marry.<br />
  168. 168. Thailand God<br />Thailand’s God is Budha.<br />
  169. 169. Thailand’s Car<br />These are Thailand’s cars. From the year 2010 to 2011.<br />
  170. 170. The End <br /> I hope you learned <br /> something about Thailand.<br />
  171. 171. By Aratti<br />
  172. 172. Nepal’s flag has a moon and a star <br />
  173. 173. Nepal is a little country. This is the map of Nepal. In Nepal the weather is very hot.<br />
  174. 174. This is Kathmandu. Kathmandu is the Capital city of Nepal. <br />
  175. 175. Nepal has the tallest mountain in the world known as Mount Everest.<br />
  176. 176. These are the foods they eat in Nepal<br />
  177. 177. This is the money in Nepal. <br />
  178. 178. I hope you learned a lot about Nepal. <br />
  179. 179. THE END<br />
  180. 180. MY Life<br />By Richard Boateng<br />
  181. 181. I was born on September,16,1999 in Kumas,Ghana. As a kid I went C school for first and half of second grade. Then my dad who was in the United States at that time called my mom and said he was going to make us passports to go to the U.S.<br />
  182. 182. After we did all the tests required to be a citizen of the U.S we got our passports and went to the U.S. There my sister, mom, and I got picked up by our dad.<br />
  183. 183. At my new apartment it felt weird because I used to live in a house while in Ghana.<br />
  184. 184. The first school I went while in the U.S was Fallis Elementary School. There I made new friends such as Leo and Malik.<br />
  185. 185. At Fallis my favorite teacher was Ms. Bartels. She would give us tickets every time we did something good then every month we would exchange tickets for prizes.<br />
  186. 186. After the third grade the school closed so I went to Place Bridge Academy. It had the same principle as Fallis did.<br />
  187. 187. At Place Bridge Academy I made new friends such as Silesh, Marcos and Amethyst.<br />
  188. 188. In the fifth grade my teachers were Ms. Sweeny, Ms. Lang and Mrs. Sando. <br />
  189. 189. The End<br />Credits to Richard Boateng <br />
  190. 190. My Country <br />By Pedro Daniel Casillas Palacios<br />
  191. 191. Mycountry’s flag is green ,white and red with a eagle in the middle.<br />
  192. 192. My Country's SizeIs 99.09<br />
  193. 193. Mexico's God is la ver hen de Guadalupe.<br />
  194. 194. My Country’s Food These are chili relangnos with cheese on top.<br />
  195. 195. The Aztecs were Mexican people too.<br />
  196. 196. Mexican People . Aztecs were Mexican people.<br />
  197. 197. Mexico City is the best to visit for a vacation.<br />
  198. 198. This is Mexico’s President . Mexico's first president was Calderon.<br />
  199. 199. Mexico’s Football Team and soccer teams are the Aztecs and Mexico.<br />
  200. 200. Mexican Fish is called the walking fish because it can walk on land and water.<br />
  201. 201. Mexican Money. This money can be used in Mexico only.<br />
  202. 202. Mexican Crime Police. The are always in every corner of a street in Mexico.<br />
  203. 203. Thanks for watching. Gracias poor veer<br />