AMAZING PLACES AROUND THE WORLD. VOCABULARY. WONDER(n.). SURPRISING OR AMAZING (WOW). In memory of. To remember someone who has died. When in Rome. When you are visiting or living in another place, you should try to act like the local people. Landmark. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
SURPRISING OR AMAZING (WOW).
To remember someone who has died.
When you are visiting or living in another place, you should try to act like the local people.
Famous sight, important to the country or city and people might go visit.
VERY, VERY famous landmark that is extra special and people want to see.
1. Watch video
2. Make a list of 5 things to describe a Wonder of the World (5 adjectives)
A wonder of the world should be/have _______. (5 things)
Very big!Beautiful- people want to lookVery oldFamousInteresting story/Important to cultureUnique/One of a kind
It was built by the Emperor in memory of his third wife. The Taj Mahal took only 16 years to build.
ROME - ITALY
THE COLISEUMIt was used for Gladiator Games.Largest theater in the worldAlmost 2,000 years old.
Spans 8,850 kmMore than 2,000 years oldBuilt to protect China from foreigners
Located high on a mountainUsed for the military and the governments family.
Built by people called MayansIt has 365 steps- one for every dayUsed for prayingChildren played basketball there
RIO DE JANEIRO - BRAZIL
Located high on a mountain30 meters tallBrazil is a very Christian country.
Petra means rockCity built in a mountain in the desertFamous scene in an Indiana Jones movie.