Ученик 1: Знаете ли вы, что
название Канады происходит от слова Kanata, что в переводе с языка индейцев
ирокезов означает «деревня» или «поселение».
Ученик 2: Знаете ли вы, что
Канада – вторая из крупнейших стран в мире.
Ученик 3: Знаете ли вы, что в
Канаде главные хвойные породы деревьев – это черная ель и белая ель.
Ученик 4: Знаете ли вы, что в
2010 году в Ванкувере проведены 21 зимние олимпийские игры.
Ученик 5: Знаете ли вы, что
символы Канады - это клен, кленовый
лист, бобр, лось, королевская канадская конная гвардия.
Ученик 6: Знаете ли вы, что
Великие Озера, которые находятся на границе Канады и США, представляют собой
крупнейший в мире источник пресной незамерзающей воды.
Слайд 2. Teacher: today we’ll travel to Canada.
Canada is in North America. It is to the north of the USA. Look at the map. Canada
is painted green. It is the second largest country in the world.
Слайд 3. Our country has 83 regions, kriys and republics.
But Canada has ten provinces and three territories.
Слайд 4. Teacher: The maple tree is one of
the symbols of Canada. Sugar maple grows only in Canada. In autumn it becomes
Слайд 5. In this picture you can see the national
flag of Canada. What can you see in it?
Pupils: A maple leaf and stripes.
Teacher: What colours can you see on the
Pupils: We can see red and white.
Teacher: And what can you see on the flags of
Pupils describe the flags of other
Teacher: The national flag is a symbol of any
country. So the flag of two red
stripes and one white stripe with the red maple leaf is the national flag
Слайд 6. Teacher: Every country has its own
holiday. As for this country the 1st of July is the national
holiday of Canada – Canada Day. In 1867 Canada became a united country.
Слайд 7. Teacher: There are usually concerts,
parades, salutes and other activities on this day. People from different
countries come to Canada on this day.
Слайд 8. Teacher: Many people in Canada speak English
but some speak French. So in this country there are two national languages:
English and French.
What languages do people speak in Britain and
Pupils: They speak English.
Слайд 9. Teacher: Ottawa is the capital of Canada.
It isn’t the largest city in the country, but there are many museums there.
It is the main cultural center of that country. In the photo you can see the
Canadian parliament, a very beautiful building.
Слайд 10. Teacher: There is a very unusual
sculpture of a scorpion in front of the National Gallery of Canada. It is
made of bronze.
Слайд 11. Teacher: The native people of Canada are Indians.
They lived there before colonists from Britain and France came to North
Слайд 12. Teacher: Here you can see how indians
lived many years ago. Where did they live?
Pupils: They lived in tipies.
Teacher: Yes, a tipi is a kind of a house of
North American Indians. How did they get their food?
Pupils: They hunted and fished.
Teacher: And how did they cook their food?
Pupils: They cooked food on fire.
Слайд 13. Teacher: The indians go along the rivers
in canoes. In the right picture you can see a modern canoe.
Слайд 14. Teacher: Montreal is one of the cities of
Canada. In winter a carnival takes place in it.
Слайд 15. Teacher: Here you can see one of the competitions.
What is it?
Children: It’s dogsledding.
Teacher: And in the second photo?
Children: We can see the ice palace.
Teacher: There are bright colours inside it.
The palace looks very beautiful.
Слайд 16. Teacher: Canada is the country where
three times Olympic Games took place. The last winter Olympic games were in Vancouver
in 2010. In this photo you can see this beautiful city.
Слайд 17. Teacher: Here you can see the opening of
the Games at the large stadium. You can see the light and the fireworks.
Let’s remember some winter sports.
Children: They are skiing, skating, figure
skating, ski jumping…
Слайд 18. Teacher: The emblem of the Games was
Ilanaaq that means "friend”. On the left you can see the statue in reality
and on the right – the emblem. What colours
are there on the emblem?
Children: green, dark blue, light blue, red
Teacher: Right. Green, dark blue, light blue
mean forests, mountains and oceans; red means a maple leaf; yellow means the
Учащиеся соотносят картинки с
природными явлениями и цвета.
Слайд 19. In this picture you can see the biggest
city of Canada – Toronto. In the center there is one of the tallest towers in
the world: it is 555 meters high.
Слайд 20. Teacher: Let’s talk about nature. Here
you can see a photo of the Great Lakes taken above. There are five lakes
between Canada and the USA.
Слайд 21. Teacher: What is the animal symbol of
Pupils: It’s a beaver.
Teacher: Where does it live?
Pupils: It lives in the river.
Teacher: Beavers build their houses in the
Слайд 22. Teacher: In Canada there are three kinds
of bears: polar bears, brown bears and the most dangerous grizzly bears.
Слайд 23: Teacher: As Canada is a Northern country
in winter people often can see
beautiful Northern lights. What do you think, can people in Russia see
Pupils: Yes, they can if they live in the
Слайд 24. Teacher: There are many different kinds
of birds in the country.
Слайд 26. Teacher: The Rocky Mountain go along the
Pacific coast. There are many flowers there. One of them is a lily.
Слайд 27. Teacher: Look at this wonderful garden!
Canadians are fond of working in the gardens.
You can see flowerbeds of different colours.
Pupils: What is a flower bed?
Teacher: Guess! It is formed from two short words:
"flower” and "bed”. That is a bed for flowers. How do we call it in Russian?
Teacher: You are right!
Слайд 28. Teacher:
In Canada there are many National Parks. One of them is called Yoho. The
Emerald Lake is in this park. Why do you think the lake is called "emerald”?
Pupils: It is called so because the water is
blue and green.
Teacher: Quite right.
Слайд 29. Teacher: And now let’s answer the
Where is Canada situated?
n What is the capital of the country?
n What is its plant symbol?
n What is its animal symbol?
n Why are there so many national
n What other sights are there in
n What two Olympic Canadian towns
can you name?
n What have you been interested in?