Commonwealth of Nations
Lesson Date : 2018-05-14


  • Commonwealth of Nations
  • The Commonwealth has 53 member countries.
  • Its full name is the Commonwealth of Nations.
  • Every two years there is a Commonwealth two-day meeting.
  • The latest was in Britain.
  • Most Commonwealth countries were British colonies.
  • Now, they are independent nations.
  • Queen Elizabeth the Second is Britain’s queen.
  • She is the head of the Commonwealth.
  • The 53 leaders met in Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle.
  • These are two of Queen Elizabeth’s homes.
  • Commonwealth countries have elected presidents and prime ministers.
  • Queen Elizabeth is the head of state of 16 Commonwealth nations.
  • They include: Britain, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.
  • Queen Elizabeth is 92 years old.
  • She became queen 66 years ago.
  • Prince Charles is Queen Elizabeth’s oldest son.
  • The Commonwealth nations made an agreement.
  • Charles will be their leader when his mother dies.