Wales

( worksheet )

Gareth our assistant this year is Welsh… 

this is a good opportunity to find out more about Wales!

 

For a start do you know where Wales is situated? click on the  areas on the map below when you are on the right location a window will open ...

 

 

 

Take notes:

Major cities

 

Natural resources

 

Type of landscape

 

 

More details

 

Languages spoken in Wales detail
About the flag describe
About the emblems  what they are ,why these?

 

 

Famous people:

Some famous people come from Wales…See if you know some of them or…something they've done that makes them famous .

 

The people

What they have done

?

He/she is famous because...

this is the man / the woman who....

 (invented,discovered,composed,wrote...)

 

 

Emigration:

 

In the nineteenth century a lot of Welsh emigrated , I bet you have an idea where they went.check. However you might be surprised with one of the destination.

 

destination

who when

why they went there

       
       

 

 

Welsh food

What would you eat if you went to Wales? make up a meal.

 

  Welsh name description justify your choice
Starter      
Main dish      
Dessert      
Cheese      
No way you will have this!      

 

 

Pronunciation:

 How would you pronounce these places if you were to ask for some directions? (click on them to check!) or ask a native to tell you!

 

Bwlch      Tonyrefail      Llwynypia      Llanrwst    Caernarfon

 

 

 

Did you know ?

Your English teacher's name is of Welsh origins... What does it mean?

 

 

 

 

 

click to hear the Welsh National anthem again

lyrics 

 

 

my sources:

www.craytech.com/drew/knotwork/knotwork-meaning.html
www.edunet.com/uk-map.html#r13
www.data-wales.co.uk/
www.patagonia-argentina.com/
pages.zdnet.com/shenanchie/savorysbyshenanchie/id13.html

 

Annie Gwynn - November 2001

 

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