Friday, 25 July 2014
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
The commonwealth games first started in 1931 which was 83 years ago. The commonwealth is not just games but more. The Commonwealth is made up of countries that were part of the British Empire and many of these countries still share the same Queen as the UK.There are 71 member countries of the Commonwealth, coming from all the continents! for all the names.The leaders of the Commonwealth countries meet every 2 years to discuss common issues.The Commonwealth includes some of the richest and poorest, largest and smallest nations in the world.
This is about the commonwealth games. If it is hard to see click on the photo
The questions were:
How did the Commonwealth games begin?
Why are some countries in the world part of the Commonwealth?
What is special about the Commonwealth games?
How many years ago was the first games, how often are they?
Why are they called the ‘Friendly games?