En clase de Inglés hemos empezado el curso aprendiendo muchas cosas sobre el Reino Unido y sus cuatro naciones. Vimos un video donde nos explicaban las costumbres de cada país y sus curiosidades.
Después Dani, el profesor, propuso hacer un trabajo voluntario sobre Gales, Escocia, Inglaterra e Irlanda del norte. Presentamos varias redacciones y eligió las mejores. Las podéis leer aquí:
England is in the United Kingdong. It’s a big country.
The population is about 50 million people. The capital is London.
The flag is red and white. In England it rains a lot, in winter it’s cold
and in summer it’s hot .
Or Big Ben in London. The tea is the most popular drink in the U.K.
Bárbara Valarezo, 6ºB
Scotland is one of the four nations that make up the United Kingdom.
On 1 may 1707, Scotland entered into an incorporating political union with England to create the United Kingdom of Great Britain.
The population of Scotland is about 5,200,000 people.
Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland, but Glasgow is the largest city, whith a population of almost 600,000.
The Scottish Parliament building is a work of art.
Scottish people have unique customs:
- Wearing tartan kilts, playing
the bagpipes and tossing the caber.
- They celebrate Edinburgh
Festival, with many acts of art, theatres and culture.
Eilean Donan Castle is one of the most visited and important attractions in the Scottish Highlands. It was built in the mid 13th century. At least four different versions of the castle have been built and re-built through the countries. It was restored in the 20th century.Raúl Abían 6ºA
Wales became parte of The U.K. (United Kingdom) 400
years ago. The capital is
Cardiff. The population is about 3 million people. The flag is white, green and it´s got a red dragon. Singing is a very important tradition. The welsh people are proud of their language: Cymraeg, a mix of english and welsh. Their people speak cymraeg and english. The welsh boys love singing. The choir sings is welsh, they try to pronounce this difficult language. A curiosity is that the longest town name in the world is welsh: Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
The population of Nothern Ireland is just under 2 million of people. The capital of Nothern Ireland is Belfast. The flag is white, red and it has a red hand with a crown. The nationality of Nothern Ireland is nort irish.
Nothern Ireland was in troubles with Republic of Ireland, because Nothern Ireland was dominated for England, and Republic of Ireland was no happy. On Nothern Ireland there were a lot of policemen hitting the people. But now it isn´t like this. The peace is in process.
In Nothern Ireland like the myths and legend. Like of giant´s legends, the legend says that in Scotland there was a giant and in Nothern Ireland there was another giant, the giants were friends but one day theywere angry and threw rocks and created a beatiful place.
Mario Asensio. 6ºA
Esperamos que os hayan gustado, aquí podéis ver el vídeo que vimos en clase
Laura Puyuelo and Karol Aguirre. Reporteras blogueras 6ºB