Presentation on theme: "“The United Kingdom” Scotland Northern Ireland EnglandWales Done by Maria Elagina, grade 6."— Presentation transcript:
“The United Kingdom” Scotland Northern Ireland EnglandWales Done by Maria Elagina, grade 6
England The area now called England and took its name from the Angles, one of the Germanic tribes who settled during the 5th and 6th centuries. As part of the United Kingdom, the basic political system in England is a constitutional monarchy and parliamentary system. The capital of England is London. AnglesGermanicconstitutional monarchyparliamentary system
The capital of Wales is Cardiff and the main port. “ Though you don’t need a passport to cross the border you soon realize that Wales has it’s own geography, culture, traditions, and language”. Wales
Scotland Scotland is a country in the United Kingdom to the north of England. It’s symbol is a thistle. Glasgow is its largest and busiest town, Edinburgh is its capital. Edinburgh has a great past it is known as the Athens of the North. The pictures places in Scotland is the Edinburgh Castle, the Cannongate, bobby and Holyrood Gate.
Northern Ireland The capital of Northern Ireland is Belfast. The symbol of Northern Ireland is shamrock. Northern Ireland's beauty is tragic history, rich culture and the friendliness of its people. he wild craggy mountains, splendid lakes and sweeping coastline make it an ideal playground for watersports enthusiasts, walkers, cyclists, hikers, rock climbers and sailors.
Links and literature http://www.discoverireland.com http://www.geo.ed.ac.uk http://en.wikipedia.org Thank you for your attention.