west indies dominican heritage project n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
West Indies, Dominican Heritage Project PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
West Indies, Dominican Heritage Project

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 12

West Indies, Dominican Heritage Project - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 117 Views
  • Uploaded on

West Indies, Dominican Heritage Project. By Tanija Brickhouse. Home O f M y Ancestors. My ancestors are from west indies It size: 750 square kilometers It notoriety: It is found by Christopher Columbus he found it on a Sunday on November 3,1993 It language: F rench, English.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'West Indies, Dominican Heritage Project' - austin-york


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
home o f m y ancestors
Home Of My Ancestors
  • My ancestors are from west indies
  • It size: 750 square kilometers
  • It notoriety: It is found by Christopher Columbus he found it on a Sunday on November 3,1993
  • It language: French, English
my relatives live
My Relatives Live
  • Somas of the city where my relatives live:
  • New York city , South Carolina
  • Washington D.C, North Carolina
  • Virginia, California
special holidays
Special Holidays
  • New year day
  • May day , Christmas
  • Carnival , Boxing day
  • Good Friday
  • Easter
  • Independence Day
traditions
Traditions
  • Traditions festivals : with its amalgamation of taino Indians , Spanish, African ,French, and hitions is profusely visible in it festival music, dance, and the art
  • Dominican republic have a lot of tricks when it come to food
  • One of they tradition food is sancocho it is a soup that is mix with a lot of meat and some vegetables
religious
Religious
  • Catholicism is a broad term for describing specific traditions in the Christian churches in theology and doctrine, liturgy, ethics and spirituality.
clothes
Clothes
  • The traditions clothes for Dominican republic is predominantly a result of Spanish and African influences
  • Men's: wear button down short sleeved shirts and long pant
  • Women's:wear dresses, jeans or form-fitting pants.
  • They beliefs of clothes was colorful dress ,and customs
music
Music
  • Dominica listen to all types of music like: calypso,reggae,zouk,smooth jazz, mix,r&b,hiphop
  • These are some of the people they listen to: backstreet boys, Ricky martin, Jennifer Lopez, Eminem, destiny child, tlc
slide9
Food
  • Dominica food is a blend of many culture dishes all combined to make cooking unique.
  • Dominica food is a blend of Spanish, African, and taino cuisine food
  • Some of the food they eat is rice, beans, plantains ,pork ,chicken ,and seafood
folk tales or legends
Folk Tales or Legends
  • Stories about mythical beings, as in all cultures, are used to try and explain the unexplainable.
  • This story is about legendary magical creatures that is a men that can become animals. He can also transfer into objects, like tree trunks and stones.
famous residents
Famous Residents
  • Milly Quezada : she is considered as the queen of merengue of music in the Dominican republic
  • Rafael Trujillo : a famous military dictator who had ruled the Dominican republic from 1942 to 1952
works cited page
Works cited page
  • Dominica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  • Music of Dominica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia