Are you familiar with the places of Philippines? Do you know how many Islands Philippines has? Are you aware how many ethnic group of the Philippines? The dialect Filipinos can speak with? If your answers to those questions are no or maybe, then let’s go explore and experience Philippines!
As we explore the Philippines, you will need to write down the relevant information from the voyage. Your task is to create a mosaic poster in a scrapbook and label the three major archipelago of the Philippines and research about the origin of the different of at least 10 ethnic groups, at least 10 dialects in the Philippines, and the regions/cities of the Philippines.
To finally start our expedition, grab a piece of paper and a pen/pencil. Take note of the relevant information from the subject matter as we explore the Philippines!
As we start to explore the Philippine, let us first know the short story or the word, Philippines. In 1543, Spanish explorer Ruy López de Villalobos named the archipelago Las Islas Filipinas in honor of Philip II of Spain. In 1565, the first Hispanic settlement in the archipelago was established, and the Philippines became part of the Spanish Empire for more than 300 years. The word Philippines was to honor Philip II of Spain.