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CLIP 5440

A visit to Norway (pt 2/2)

A visit to Norway (pt 2/2)
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Key Info
  • A visit to Norway (pt 2/2)
  • Duration: 04:12
  • While visiting Norway Barnaby Bear is woken up for an adventure. It is nine o'clock in the evening but it is still light. Travelling by car Barnaby passes lakes and inlets of water called fjords. The car climbs higher and higher and it feels to Barnaby as if he is heading to the end of the world. He arrives in North Cape or Nordkapp, the most northerly place in Europe. Barnaby is standing high above the clouds and the views are fantastic. It is midnight but the sun is still out. The sun never sets in the summer months and it is light both day and night. There is a further surprise the next day when Barnaby goes out in a boat and learns to fish for cod. This clip has subtitles available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Geography

       Topic:

    Europe

  • Keywords: Norway, North Cape, Nordkapp, fjords, lakes, Europe, midnight sun, boat, coast, fishing, cod, village, factory, subtitled
Ideas for use in class
  • Illustrates similarities and differences between city life and village life, and between home and abroad. The clip provides opportunities for general knowledge about the midnight sun and fishing.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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