In deze les zitten 28 slides, met interactieve quizzen, tekstslides en 4 videos.
Lesduur is: 30 min
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a lesson about "the green isle"
Slide 1 - Tekstslide
What do you know about Ireland?
Slide 2 - Woordweb
Slide 3 - Tekstslide
Northern Ireland is a separate country (since 1922) and is part of the United Kingdom.
There are four provinces on the island. The Northern province, Ulster, consists of Northern Ireland (a separate country) and three Irish counties.
Dublin is the capital city of Ireland.
28% of the entire Irish population lives in Dublin!
The Wild Rover - The Dubliners
Irish people love to sing, and Irish music is very popular around the world. It has a typical sound and is usually very suitable for a singalong in a pub. Listen to The Wild Rover and you'll see what we mean.
Slide 4 - Tekstslide
Slide 5 - Video
Ireland: basic facts
Ireland is a republic
capital city: Dublin
languages: English and Gaelic Irish
Inhabitants: almost 4.8 million
1.35 million live in Dublin (28% of entire population!)
Slide 6 - Tekstslide
Slide 7 - Video
Slide 8 - Tekstslide
The harp is also a very important Irish symbol. In fact, it was so Irish, the British feared it would spark nationalism. Therefore, they banned all harps from the land - and executed all harp players!
The 'shamrock' is Ireland's most important symbol. Its three leaves stand for the Holy Trinity (Father, Son, Holy Ghost), linking it to St. Patrick.
Ireland, as Britain, has a lively 'pub culture'. The most famous Irish drink is Guinness, a stout beer.
Legend has it that in Ireland, at the end of a rainbow, you will find a pot of gold.