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GEOGRAPHY : SCOTLAND


Information
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Listening
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(Updated on 01/05/2013)

 


Related pages :

Scotland (civilization) - SCOTTISH INDEPENDENCE

Guid-Nychburris

 

 

Information :

 

  • Falkirk Wheel
    = "a rotating boat lift connecting the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal.
    The difference in the levels of the two canals at the wheel is 24 metres..."

    (Wikipedia)




  • Places to visit in Scotland: photos and tourist information (ukstudentlife.com)
    Scottish traditions: Highland Games - Edinburgh Tattoo - Hogmanay
    Tour of Scotland: (1) North-east (2) Orkney (3) North (4) North-west (5) Skye
    City sightseeing: Edinburgh - Glasgow

 

Listening :

  • ** Kayleigh : Aberdeen and Edimburgh **
    Langue : Anglais, niveau : A1 - par  Kayleigh (Aberdeen, Scotland) - 10 mars 2012
    Kayleigh comes from Aberdeen. She speaks about the capital city of Scotland : Edimburgh - the famous castle, the zoo and the Parliament.
    http://www.audio-lingua.eu/spip.php?article2278


  • Melissa : places of interest
    "Melissa talks about the geography of Scotland and the places of interest nearby."

    (audio-lingua.eu)

 

 

Interactive activities :

  • Nessie
    "Watch the slideshow, (use the arrow at the bottom), listen to Peter Carter and play the game."
    Created by Renée Maufroid. (Ac. Lille)

 

Webquests :

  • Scotland - a Scavenger Hunt
    "Watch the video about Scotland and enjoy the music. "
    Les phrases sont axées sur les comparatifs et superlatifs.
    Activity created by: Renée Maufroid

 

 

Cartoons :

 

Videos :

  • Way Back Home - Edinburgh to Skye
    - a "new riding clip from Danny MacAskill, it follows him on a journey from Edinburgh back to his hometown Dunvegan, in the Isle of Skye.
    You can read about it and watch the interviews with Danny at http://www.redbull.co.uk/waybackhome
    The music is Loch Lomond "Wax and Wire" and The Jezabels "A Little Piece"."

    (YouTube)