Mass Powerpoint

469 views
375 views

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
469
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
36
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
10
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Mass Powerpoint

  1. 1. The State of Massachusetts
  2. 2. <ul><li>Massachusetts entered the Union on February 6, 1788 as the 6 th state. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital of Massachusetts is Boston. </li></ul>
  3. 3. State Symbols <ul><ul><ul><li>State Flag </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>State Bird: Chickadee </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>State Flower: Mayflower </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>State Tree: American Elm </li></ul></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Presidents from Massachusetts <ul><ul><ul><li>John Adams: 2 nd President </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>John Quincy Adams: 6 th President </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>John F. Kennedy: 35 th President </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>George Bush: 41 st President </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Other Famous Bay Staters <ul><ul><ul><li>Benjamin Franklin: statesman, scientist, </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Paul Revere: silversmith, Revolutionary War figure </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dr. Seuss (Theodore Geisel): author, illustrator </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Eli Whitney: inventor </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Geography
  7. 7. Waterforms <ul><li>Massachusetts is covered by 2,717 square miles of water </li></ul><ul><li>Major Rivers: Charles River, Connecticut River, Hoosic River, Housatonic River, Merrimack River </li></ul><ul><li>Major Lakes: Quabinn Reservoir </li></ul>
  8. 8. Credits <ul><li>http://www.mass.gov/dph/cdc/masshepc/images/ma_map.gif </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.penceland.com/images/Boston2.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.masshome.com/tour.html </li></ul><ul><li>www.historyplace.com/.../presidents/index.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.leelanau.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2006/05/US_postal_service_dr_seuss.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>benledwards.com/images/paul_revere.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>cache.eb.com/eb/image?id=62108&rendTypeId=4 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.netstate.com/states/geography/ma_geography.htm </li></ul><ul><li>www.visitusa.com/.../images/charlesriverpic.jpg </li></ul>

×