Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her birthday on 21 April 2022.
- A salute is an act or ceremony that shows respect for someone. A gun salute is a military ceremony where guns are fired in the air to honour someone.
- If you celebrate, you do something special and nice because of a special day, like a birthday.
- Royal residencies are places where a queen and maybe also a king, princes and princesses live.
- The legacy of the queen are all the things she will be remembered for.
- A tiara is a small crown that is decorated with jewels. It is worn by women on special occasions.
- How old is the Queen now?
- Where did Queen Elizabeth celebrate her birthday?
a At Buckingham Palace
b At Sandringham.
c At Windsor Castle.
- Which of the following birthday things are mentioned in the video? Choose all the correct items.
a A photograph of the Queen with two ponies.
b A royal birthday parade.
c Gun salutes.
d Horse and pony shows.
e The Coldstream Guards played Happy Birthday.
f The release of a special Barbie doll.