The Big Rock Gibraltar

By: Brooke, Legend, Alex, Kaylee and Olivia

Introduction

Hi. This is Kaylee, Olivia, Alex, Brooke and Legend. We want to ask you a question. How many times did you wonder what it's like to live in a different country or even across the world? Maybe once, twice, or maybe hundreds of times. Well we have a teacher who went to Gibraltar, the big rock of the British. So stay tuned and get comfy. We start now.

Some Interesting Facts About Gibraltar

Gibraltar now

Gibraltar is a really big rock located off of Spain. In the area of Gibraltar the population is around 28,000 people, making it the 5th densely populated place. Its coast borders the north of Spain. The most famous structure in that area is Gibraltar! People have inhabited that area for more than thousands of years. It was really important because it was a British military base. Gibraltar is a very fascinating place it is also very important. You should visit Gibraltar one day!

Gibraltars History

The African plate collided tighlty with Europe over 55 million years ago. The Mediterranean sea became a lake wich, in the course of time, dried up until 5 million yeras ago when the Atlantic ocean broke through the strait of Gibraltar and flooded it again, isolating the rock of Jurassic limestone.