Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

SCOTLAND and NORTHERN IRELAND Geography Symbols Sights and nature Culture and sports VY_32_INOVACE_14-02.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "SCOTLAND and NORTHERN IRELAND Geography Symbols Sights and nature Culture and sports VY_32_INOVACE_14-02."— Presentation transcript:

1 SCOTLAND and NORTHERN IRELAND Geography Symbols Sights and nature Culture and sports VY_32_INOVACE_14-02

2 Geography  Scotland:  north of the UK  islands: Hebrides, Shetlands, Orkneys  mainly mountainous  lakes: Loch Lomond, Loch Ness  mountains: Grampian Mount. – Ben Nevis, Cheviot Hills  rivers: Clyde, Tay  population: 5 million  cities: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen  Northern Ireland:  north-west of the UK, north-east of Ireland  six counties  mainly lowlands, arable, fertile land  lakes x rivers: Lough Neagh x Bann, Lagan  mountains: Mourne Mount., Giant`s Causeway  population: 2 million  cities: Belfast, Derry, Lisburn

3 Map of the UK Autor: UKPhoenix79, Název: Uk map scotland green.png Zdroj:

4 Symbols Scotland  Scottish flag / St Andrew  thistle and pine  unicorn  whisky  haggis  bagpipes and kilt  Scottish Gaelic  Robert Burns, William Wallace Northern Ireland  NI flag / St Patrick  flax and shamrock  harp  Catholics  Irish = Gaelic

5 Scottish flag Autor: Kbolino, Název: Flag of Scotland.svg Zdroj: NI flag Autor: Jean-Pierre D ly, Název: Ulster banner.svg Zdroj:

6 Sights and nature Scotland  Edinburgh: Old and New Towns, castle, volcano – Arthur`s Seat, museums, the new Parliament building, festival  Glasgow: museums  Aberdeen: oil and gas city  Hebrides: St Kilda Archipelago  Orkney`s: Ring of Brodgar  Loch Ness  Ben Nevis Northern Ireland  Belfast: castle, Bel. City Hall, museums  Giant`s Causeway = basalt columns, result of a former volcanic activity

7 Ring of Brodgar Autor: Drewcorser, Název: Ring of Brodgar.jpg Zdroj: le Giant`s Causeway Autor: Chmee2, Název: Giant's Causeway (14).JPG Zdroj: (14).JPG

8 Edinburgh - Holyrood Palace Autor: Darina Sikorová Edinburgh - Scottish Parliament Autor: Darina Sikorová

9 Culture and sport Scotland music: Gaelic singing, harp, bagpipe, fiddle, accordion, stepdance folk collections: R. Burns, W. Scott sports: football, rugby, cricket, golf, croquet, field hockey, curling, pool, snooker personalities: David Bowie, AC/DC, Sean Connery, John Logie Baird, A. G. Bell, A. Fleming, Andy Murray Northern Ireland music: singing, fiddle, harp, dance sports: football, rugby, cricket, basketball, hockey personalities: Amanda Burton, Seamus Heaney

10 Thank you for your attention. Autor DUM: Mgr. Darina Sikorová


Download ppt "SCOTLAND and NORTHERN IRELAND Geography Symbols Sights and nature Culture and sports VY_32_INOVACE_14-02."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google