1.Which is the national flag of the UK?
The Union Jack
2. Who rules the country?
A. The Queen Elizabeth Ⅱ
B. The Prime Minister
3.What are the provinces called in
4.Which is the longest river in England?
A. The River Avon
B. The River Thames
C. The River Severn
A. 5. Which is the
bank note of
the UK ?
Answer the following questions:
1. The UK consists of four countries. They
England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
2. What is the name of the flag of the UK?
The Union Jack (L12)
3. What’s the suggestion that the writer gives
us if we make a travel to UK?
You must keep your eyes open if you are going to
make your trip to the UK enjoyable and
1.What does “this question” refer to ?
2.How can we work out “this question”?
3.What’s the function of Para.1 ?
People may wonder why different words are
used to describe these four countries: England,
Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. You can
clarify this question if you study British history.
Time country name of the countries
first only England England
In the 13th century, Wales
was linked to it.
In ________, England and
Wales were joined to Scotland
Inthe early 20th Northern Ireland
_________, _______________ the United
was joined in a peaceful way. Kingdom
2. …“this was shown to the world in a new flag
called the Union Jack.” What does “this” refer
+ + =
1. Use one word to summarize Para.3.
1.England is divided into 3 zones. They are…
Most population settled
the South of England
Most of the large
industrial cities are in
the North and the Midlands
Many cities have famous
The invaders What did they leave?
the Romans towns and roads
the Anglo-Saxons language and government
the Vikings Vocabulary and place-names
of the North of England
the Normans castles and new words for food
2. Why does London become the center of
national government and its administration?
London has the greatest historical treasure of
all. (L25) It has …(L26)
3. Which group of the invaders did not influence
True or False
1.Wales was linked to England in the 13th
2.Great Britain was the name given when
England was joined to Scotland.
3. England, Scotland and Wales were united
4. The four countries work together in all
with some differences
areas without any difference.
5. You find most of the population settled in
the South but most of the large industrial
cities in the Midlands.and the North.
What’s the main idea of the passage?
The UK_______ of four countries and they
work together but they still have different
_________. England is the largest country. It
is _____ ___ three zones and they have their
own characteristics. The capital --London is
the greatest ________ treasure of all because
there are many_________, art__________,
theatres, parks and buildings left by the
Good morning, my dear classmates. Today I’d
like to tell you something about the United
Kingdom. Give a speech!
choose three points
1) …consists of …4 countries …
3) …work together…different institutions…
4) England…be divided into…3 zones…
5) Believe it or not… 4 sets of invaders…
6) If you want to visit…you’d better/ I suggest…
That’s all. Thank you.
Write down your speech.