Italy A Beautiful European Country.
Where is Italy? • Italy is in Europe. • You would have to fly there. • If you fly from Indiana it will take 10 hrs. • If it is 1:00 am in Indiana. It is 9:00am in Italy.
Leaning Tower of Pisa • The tower foundations were laid in 1173 by the famous architect and builder Bonanno Pisano, who worked on it until 1185, when he vanished, leaving the structure only three and a half floors high. • It did not lean at one time. • The foundation became weak. • It is now under construction only to support the lean.
These are pictures from Italy • People did performance for money.
More Pictures from Italy • Is Elvis alive in Italy?
Pictures in Italy • Pizza is popular in Italy.
Zeus By Michelangelo • MICHELANGELO DI LODOVICO BUONARROTI SIMONI (b. March 6, 1475, Caprese, Republic of Florence [Italy]--d. Feb. 18, 1564, Rome), Italian Renaissance sculptor, painter, architect, and poet who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art.
The Gondola • In Venice there are very few streets, so they travel through the canals in a gondola.
Flag of Italy • The colors are green, white, and red.
Resources: • http://office.microsoft.com/clipart • http://www.indianastandardsresources.org • Honeymoon pictures on disk • http://www.endex.com
Indiana Academic Standards: • 6.1.10View Resource(s) Recognize the diverse perspectives, ideas, interests, and personalities that brought about the Renaissance in Europe • 6.1.21View Resource(s) Form research questions and use a variety of information resources to obtain, evaluate, and present historical data on the people, places, events, and developments in the history of Europe and the Americas.