1    The Great Seal of America<br />
The questions and answers<br />1 who created the seal for the united states?<br />Ben franklin ,John Adams , and Thomas J...
Questions and answers<br />What is found in the center of the seal<br />A bald eagle.<br />4 E pluribus unum is Latin mean...
A Interesting fact!<br />Do you know what the olive branch arrows that the bald eagle is holding represent?<br />The answ...
The Bald Eagle<br />
When was  the bald eagle made our national bird?<br />1782<br />????????????????<br />
Why was the bald eagle chosen as our national symbol <br />Unique animal<br />It shows our country having strength  courag...
The great seal<br />Federal agency seals<br />Presidents flag <br />And last but not least the dollar<br />The image of th...
What did Ben Franklin suggest be our national bird? <br />Eagle<br />Turkey<br />Vulture<br />Goose<br />Hawk<br />Chicken...
Bens foul  idea<br />The Turkey <br />
All about theU.S.AFlag<br />
Review time <br />
What does the red white and blue mean on the flag?<br />White: Signifies purity and innocence Red: Signifies valor and bra...
Did you know?<br />Did you know that we had 13 colonies and 50 States after the Revolutionary  War?<br />
The U.S. capitol<br />
The U.S. Capitol  has been the home of the Representatives and the Senate since 1800.<br />
The iron dome, also white, is surmounted by a statue of a woman representing Freedom, by the American sculptor Thomas Craw...
Thank you for watching our presentation.<br />The end <br />
The White House<br />
Who lives in White House?<br />The person who lives in the White house is the President  <br />Of the U.S.A.<br />Have you...
Every President except whom lived there?<br />The President that didn’t lived there is George Washington.<br /> Because Th...
 Why was the White House rebuilt?<br />Because it was burned by the British in Aug. 1814. <br /> Has anybody in your famil...
What happens in the Oval office? <br />The oval office is where the President does the business of the country such as… <b...
TheJeffersonMemorial<br />
Thomas Jefferson <br />He was  the author of the declaration of independence<br />First secretary of state<br />Third pres...
Jefferson’s Writings<br />There was 4 inscriptions found on the inside walls of the memorial.<br />They describe his belie...
The Memorial<br />It is built along the Tidal Basin, in line with the White House, other memorials and the capitol. <br />
LINCOLN MEMORIAL<br />
Abraham Lincoln was our 16th president.<br />He was President during the civil War which was in 1861-65.<br />
The memorial symbolizes his belief that all people should be free.<br />The theme of the building represents the union. <b...
The columns surrounding the walls stand for the 36 states in the union at the time of Lincolns death.<br />Lincoln 2nd Ina...
The Washington Monument<br />
George Washington is described by General, founding father, and the first president of the U.S. states.<br />
 Guess what is unique about the memorials height. It is about 100 feet high<br />
What does the surrounds the base of structure? 50 flags. What does it represent? 50 states of the union. <br />
The Cornerstone of this monument was laid in July 4, 1848 but wasn’t open to the public until Oct. 4, 1888<br />
Thank you for watching!<br />
All about the Statue of Liberty<br />
This is located in New York<br />This symbolize represents freedom though out the world<br />
This statue came from  France as a gift<br />
In his right hand he holds a burning torch that represents liberty and his left hand holds a tablet the inscribed July 4 t...
It declared Independence from England<br />
The seven rays of her spiked crown of the seven seas and seven continents<br />
MOUNTRUSHMORE<br />
Information of Mount Rushmore<br />The monument is located in the Black Hills of South Dakota.<br />It is was created by G...
The Presidents on the monument are:<br />George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln<br />
Gutzon Borglum designed as a testament to the growth of the country and its great leaders<br />Have you ever been to Mount...
  We hope you enjoyed our presentation                      <br />
The Liberty Bell<br />
When was the Liberty Bell cast? And where is it hung today?<br />The liberty bell was cast in London England in 1752 By Jo...
When and Why was the Liberty bell rang?<br />It rang when the Continental Congress signed the Declaration of independence,...
How much does the bell weigh and what is it made of?<br />It weighs 2000 pounds and is made of 70% copper and 25% tin<br />
Why is the liberty bell only rung “gently” on the 4th of July?<br />Because the bell cracked and it might break if they ri...
All about Uncle Sam<br />
All about Samuel Wilson (Uncle Sam)<br />This PowerPoint is all about Samuel Wilson<br />
Who was Samuel Wilson?<br />Samuel Wilson was tall, white-haired man with a goatee  <br />He is often dressed in red white...
What DOES Uncle Sam symbolize?<br />Uncle Sam symbolizes the united states in war and out<br />
He had a army recruiting poster . What did it say?<br />What did it say?<br />It said, “ I want you to be in the U.S. Army...
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  1. 1. 1 The Great Seal of America<br />
  2. 2. The questions and answers<br />1 who created the seal for the united states?<br />Ben franklin ,John Adams , and Thomas Jefferson.<br />#2 when was the seal finalized?<br />On June 20, 1782.<br />
  3. 3. Questions and answers<br />What is found in the center of the seal<br />A bald eagle.<br />4 E pluribus unum is Latin meaning “out of many, one ”. what does it stand for? <br />One nation that was created from 13 colonies. <br />
  4. 4. A Interesting fact!<br />Do you know what the olive branch arrows that the bald eagle is holding represent?<br />The answer is piece and war.<br />The arrows (war) were origanaly in the right hand but then they changed so the arrows were in the left hand.<br />
  5. 5. The Bald Eagle<br />
  6. 6. When was the bald eagle made our national bird?<br />1782<br />????????????????<br />
  7. 7. Why was the bald eagle chosen as our national symbol <br />Unique animal<br />It shows our country having strength courage and freedom<br />And makes our country look much better as our national bird<br />
  8. 8. The great seal<br />Federal agency seals<br />Presidents flag <br />And last but not least the dollar<br />The image of the bald can be found in four places in the U.S.<br />
  9. 9. What did Ben Franklin suggest be our national bird? <br />Eagle<br />Turkey<br />Vulture<br />Goose<br />Hawk<br />Chicken <br />
  10. 10. Bens foul idea<br />The Turkey <br />
  11. 11. All about theU.S.AFlag<br />
  12. 12. Review time <br />
  13. 13. What does the red white and blue mean on the flag?<br />White: Signifies purity and innocence Red: Signifies valor and bravery Blue: Signifies Vigilance, perseverance, and justice<br />
  14. 14. Did you know?<br />Did you know that we had 13 colonies and 50 States after the Revolutionary War?<br />
  15. 15. The U.S. capitol<br />
  16. 16. The U.S. Capitol has been the home of the Representatives and the Senate since 1800.<br />
  17. 17. The iron dome, also white, is surmounted by a statue of a woman representing Freedom, by the American sculptor Thomas Crawford.<br />The statue of the iron dome representsfreedom.<br />
  18. 18. Thank you for watching our presentation.<br />The end <br />
  19. 19. The White House<br />
  20. 20. Who lives in White House?<br />The person who lives in the White house is the President <br />Of the U.S.A.<br />Have you ever seen the White House?<br />
  21. 21. Every President except whom lived there?<br />The President that didn’t lived there is George Washington.<br /> Because Thomas Jefferson was already was the president.<br />Was George Washington the first or second President?<br />
  22. 22. Why was the White House rebuilt?<br />Because it was burned by the British in Aug. 1814. <br /> Has anybody in your family been alive when this happened?<br />
  23. 23. What happens in the Oval office? <br />The oval office is where the President does the business of the country such as… <br />Sinning bills, held meetings, and executive orders.<br />Who is the President now?<br />Thank you for watching this slide show<br />
  24. 24. TheJeffersonMemorial<br />
  25. 25. Thomas Jefferson <br />He was the author of the declaration of independence<br />First secretary of state<br />Third president of the United States<br />
  26. 26. Jefferson’s Writings<br />There was 4 inscriptions found on the inside walls of the memorial.<br />They describe his beliefs in freedom, education of all people, the need for change in laws and institutions of a democracy. <br />
  27. 27. The Memorial<br />It is built along the Tidal Basin, in line with the White House, other memorials and the capitol. <br />
  28. 28. LINCOLN MEMORIAL<br />
  29. 29. Abraham Lincoln was our 16th president.<br />He was President during the civil War which was in 1861-65.<br />
  30. 30. The memorial symbolizes his belief that all people should be free.<br />The theme of the building represents the union. <br />
  31. 31. The columns surrounding the walls stand for the 36 states in the union at the time of Lincolns death.<br />Lincoln 2nd Inaugural address and the Gettysburg address.<br />
  32. 32. The Washington Monument<br />
  33. 33. George Washington is described by General, founding father, and the first president of the U.S. states.<br />
  34. 34. Guess what is unique about the memorials height. It is about 100 feet high<br />
  35. 35. What does the surrounds the base of structure? 50 flags. What does it represent? 50 states of the union. <br />
  36. 36. The Cornerstone of this monument was laid in July 4, 1848 but wasn’t open to the public until Oct. 4, 1888<br />
  37. 37. Thank you for watching!<br />
  38. 38. All about the Statue of Liberty<br />
  39. 39. This is located in New York<br />This symbolize represents freedom though out the world<br />
  40. 40. This statue came from France as a gift<br />
  41. 41. In his right hand he holds a burning torch that represents liberty and his left hand holds a tablet the inscribed July 4 th 1776<br />
  42. 42. It declared Independence from England<br />
  43. 43. The seven rays of her spiked crown of the seven seas and seven continents<br />
  44. 44. MOUNTRUSHMORE<br />
  45. 45. Information of Mount Rushmore<br />The monument is located in the Black Hills of South Dakota.<br />It is was created by Gutzon Borglum.<br />
  46. 46. The Presidents on the monument are:<br />George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln<br />
  47. 47. Gutzon Borglum designed as a testament to the growth of the country and its great leaders<br />Have you ever been to Mount Rushmore?<br />
  48. 48. We hope you enjoyed our presentation <br />
  49. 49. The Liberty Bell<br />
  50. 50. When was the Liberty Bell cast? And where is it hung today?<br />The liberty bell was cast in London England in 1752 By John Pass and John Stow, and is hung Independence hall<br />
  51. 51. When and Why was the Liberty bell rang?<br />It rang when the Continental Congress signed the Declaration of independence, the liberty bell has become a symbol of freedom.<br />
  52. 52. How much does the bell weigh and what is it made of?<br />It weighs 2000 pounds and is made of 70% copper and 25% tin<br />
  53. 53. Why is the liberty bell only rung “gently” on the 4th of July?<br />Because the bell cracked and it might break if they ring it to hard. <br />Hope you enjoyed our project.<br />
  54. 54. All about Uncle Sam<br />
  55. 55. All about Samuel Wilson (Uncle Sam)<br />This PowerPoint is all about Samuel Wilson<br />
  56. 56. Who was Samuel Wilson?<br />Samuel Wilson was tall, white-haired man with a goatee <br />He is often dressed in red white and blue with a top hat<br />He was also a businessman from Troy , NY. That supplied the united states army with barrels full of beef. <br />
  57. 57. What DOES Uncle Sam symbolize?<br />Uncle Sam symbolizes the united states in war and out<br />
  58. 58. He had a army recruiting poster . What did it say?<br />What did it say?<br />It said, “ I want you to be in the U.S. Army today !!!!!!!!”<br />Thank you for watching our PowerPoint All about Samuel Wilson!!!! <br />

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