What do you know about the USA?• Name 5 states in the USA• Name 5 cities in the USA• Can you name any presidents of the USA?• What 2 countries are neighbors to the USA?• Name 5 famous people from USA
The Oregon TrailPeople traveled to Oregon to settle on farms
The Gold Rush!Settlers traveled to California to look for gold and oil.
Cowboys and IndiansWhen white Americans moved West, they had to fight or make peace with the Indians.
Sitting Bull was a Chief of the Sioux tribe. Hefought against settlers because he wanted to keephis way of life.The Sioux won the battle and kept their land.
The Civil WarFor six years, the North fought the South in the Civil War.
Slavery was the cause of the Civil War betweenthe South and the North, fought from 1860 to1865.Abraham Lincoln was against slavery. He believed “ all men were born equal”The North won the war and slavery ended.
Important people in USA Clara Barton started the Red Cross Harriet Tubman helped slaves escape the South