Fort Atkinson<br />
Fort Atkinson Total Population 11,365<br />Rock River<br />
Wisconsin Capital Building Facts<br /><ul><li> No buildings in our state capital are allowed to be built taller.
You can see the capital building from all directions in town.
 It’s the biggest capital building in our Nation.</li></li></ul><li>Wisconsin Food<br />We love our cheese and the Green B...
Wisconsin Sports<br />These are some of our main sports in Wisconsin. We have Collage Football, Basketball, Baseball and P...
Entertainment in Fort Atkinson<br />We have the Hoard Museum.  A nice play and musical theatre called The Fireside and Eve...
Jefferson County Fair<br />
Kalahari Resort<br />The Kalahari is an Indoor/outdoor Water park with an Indoor Theme  Park.  It is largest in the U.S.<b...
Wisconsin Dells<br />The Wisconsin Dells is a town in Wisconsin known for it’s large water parks.  <br />The Dells has lot...
Wisconsin Weather<br />Our winters range from  mid November to March. As you see we have a lot of snow in the winter. Our ...
Wisconsin Weather<br />
The Great Lakes<br />Lake Superior<br />Lake Huron<br />Lake Ontario<br />Lake Michigan<br />That’s us<br />Lake Erie<br /...
Wisconsin symbols<br />Wisconsin bird: Robin. Wisconsin animal: badger. Wisconsin motto: Forward.<br />State fish: Musky ....
Fort Atkinson History<br /><ul><li> The Fox and Sauk Indians lived in the southern part of </li></ul>Wisconsin and were fo...
Fort Atkinson sits among some of the world’s <br />most fertile soil.  We have many farms <br />surrounding our city.  Wis...
Wisconsin’s Outdoor Sports<br />
Wisconsin Seasons<br />Fall<br />Winter<br />Spring<br />Summer<br />
Our school and church<br />Saint Joseph Catholic Church and School<br />
Lake Koshkonong and the Rock River<br />Lake Koshkonong is a 12 mile long man made lake fed by the Rock <br />River which ...
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  1. 1. Fort Atkinson<br />
  2. 2. Fort Atkinson Total Population 11,365<br />Rock River<br />
  3. 3. Wisconsin Capital Building Facts<br /><ul><li> No buildings in our state capital are allowed to be built taller.
  4. 4. You can see the capital building from all directions in town.
  5. 5. It’s the biggest capital building in our Nation.</li></li></ul><li>Wisconsin Food<br />We love our cheese and the Green Bay Packers.<br />
  6. 6. Wisconsin Sports<br />These are some of our main sports in Wisconsin. We have Collage Football, Basketball, Baseball and Professional Football, and of course our home town High School teams.<br />
  7. 7. Entertainment in Fort Atkinson<br />We have the Hoard Museum. A nice play and musical theatre called The Fireside and Every year in Fort Atkinson we hold a rendezvous. We also have a parks with trails. We really enjoy our city pool!<br />
  8. 8. Jefferson County Fair<br />
  9. 9. Kalahari Resort<br />The Kalahari is an Indoor/outdoor Water park with an Indoor Theme Park. It is largest in the U.S.<br />
  10. 10. Wisconsin Dells<br />The Wisconsin Dells is a town in Wisconsin known for it’s large water parks. <br />The Dells has lots of fun things to do, including roller coaster parks, <br />go cart parks, indoor water theme parks, shows, and lots of fancy dinning. <br />There is also a lake and lots of camping areas and hotels.<br />
  11. 11. Wisconsin Weather<br />Our winters range from mid November to March. As you see we have a lot of snow in the winter. Our temperatures go up rapidly in June , July, and August to 80’s and 90’s.<br />
  12. 12. Wisconsin Weather<br />
  13. 13. The Great Lakes<br />Lake Superior<br />Lake Huron<br />Lake Ontario<br />Lake Michigan<br />That’s us<br />Lake Erie<br />Our state is surrounded by 2 fresh water lakes. <br />
  14. 14. Wisconsin symbols<br />Wisconsin bird: Robin. Wisconsin animal: badger. Wisconsin motto: Forward.<br />State fish: Musky . State flower: Wood violet. State insect: Honey bee<br />
  15. 15. Fort Atkinson History<br /><ul><li> The Fox and Sauk Indians lived in the southern part of </li></ul>Wisconsin and were forced on to the state of Iowa.<br /><ul><li> They didn’t want to so they fought the government to </li></ul>Move back to their land.<br /><ul><li> They surrendered but later, they declared war. That was </li></ul>the creation of the Blackhawk War. A fort was made to <br />protect settlers. The fort was named after General Atkinson.<br /><ul><li> The Indians lost and the survivors went back to Iowa </li></ul>and Chief Blackhawk had to surrender. <br />ChiefBlackhawk lead the attack of the Sauk and Fox Indians.<br />
  16. 16. Fort Atkinson sits among some of the world’s <br />most fertile soil. We have many farms <br />surrounding our city. Wisconsin is called the <br />United States Dairy State. We also have the<br />best cheese in the states! <br />
  17. 17. Wisconsin’s Outdoor Sports<br />
  18. 18. Wisconsin Seasons<br />Fall<br />Winter<br />Spring<br />Summer<br />
  19. 19. Our school and church<br />Saint Joseph Catholic Church and School<br />
  20. 20. Lake Koshkonong and the Rock River<br />Lake Koshkonong is a 12 mile long man made lake fed by the Rock <br />River which winds it’s way through Fort Atkinson. <br />Lake Koshkonong<br />At one time the lake was covered with wild rice that brought millions of ducks to feed.<br />It was considered the best place in the world to hunt ducks, but since the construction<br />of the Indian Ford Damn the lake has become the 2nd largest inland lake in Wisconsin <br />and all of the wild rice has disappeared along with the world famous duck hunting.<br />Rock River<br />
  21. 21. We hope you enjoyed our slide show!<br />St. Joe’s 6th Grade Class<br />

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