新人教高中英语必修二Unit 1 In search of the Amber
Unit I cultural relics
the Second Saturday of June
Can you give some examples of the cultural relics both at home and abroad?
Ming Dynasty vase
ivory dragon boat
It is located in Egypt now it became the grave after the king died.
The Statue of Liberty
It was given to the United States by the people of France to celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. What did the Goddess hold in her hands?
The London Bridge
The Leaning Tower of Pisa（比萨斜塔）
? It is the famous Italy building. ? It got the name leaning tower because it leans to the earth. ? It actually used for telling people time.
A cultural relic is something that can represent cultures, which has survived for a long time to tell the history, and it is very rare and valuable. Cultural relics can be craftworks, buildings, books, paintings music, and so on.
a piece of amber
Peter the Great Czar
Design How long was it built?
an introduction of the Amber Room
Yellow-brown in the fancy style popular in those days 10years for a team of the country’s best artists.
The best and biggest work of amber art ever made. （有史以来所制作的最大最好的琥珀艺术作品）
Para. 2： A gift to Peter the Great Q1: What was the amber room first made for?
It was first made for the palace(寝宫)of Frederick I.
for his palace
Frederick William I
a troop of soldiers
Peter the Great
1.his winter Palace in St Petersburg 2.a small reception hall for important visitors
Para. 3： The changes of the Amber Room
Questions: Who had the Amber Room moved to a palace outside St Petersburg? A. Frederick William I C. Peter the Great B. Catherine ???? D. Frederick I
1.She had the Amber Room moved to the palace outside of St Petersburg.
2.Told her artists to add more details. ?600 candles lit the room ?The mirrors and pictures shone like gold
Para.5： A new Amber Room
Qs: 1. Who have built a new Amber Room?
The Russians and Germans.
2. How old is St Petersburg now?
300 years old now.
reading and finding
Number 1716 1770
1941 2003 600
FWⅠ gave the Amber Room to PG as a gift Catherine Ⅱ had the Amber Room completed The Nazi army stole the Amber Room The rebuilding of the Amber Room was completed
The number of the candles lighting the Amber Room Germany and Russia
In less than 2 days 100000 pieces were put inside 27 boxes
People in the St P. celebrated the 300thbirthday of their city
100 000 300
The King ofPrussia ________, Frederick I, had the
Amber Room _____________ built in 1709, and in 1716, the
next king, Frederick William I gave it to the Russian Czar, Peter the Great ,as a _______ gift in St Petersburg. In return _______, Peter the Great sent him _______________ a troop of best soldiers. After Peter the Great, Catherine II moved ________ the Amber Room outside St Petersburg and told her
add more details artists to ____________________. In 1770, the room was completed ________________ in the way she wanted. the Nazis stole the Amber Room and In 1941, ________
K?nigsberg took pieces of the room to _______________.
lost After that, the Amber Room got ________.
Recently, the Russians and Germans have
rebuilt the Amber Room by studying old ________ _____________
photos _______ of the former one.