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USI Who am I review updated for 2008

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  • 1. Who Am I? USI Review Virginia SOL’s Lisa Pennington Social Studies Instructional Specialist Portsmouth Public Schools
  • 2. Who Am I?
    • I was a European Explorer
    • I explored for Spain
    • I claimed the Southwest United States
  • 3. I Am…
    • Francisco Coronado
    http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/northamerica/after1500/history/pictures/coronado.jpg
  • 4. Who Am I?
    • I fought during the Revolutionary War
    • I fought for the British Army
    • I surrendered to George Washington at Yorktown
  • 5. I Am…
    • Lord Cornwallis
    http://cache.eb.com/eb/image?id=79303&rendTypeId=4
  • 6. Who Am I?
    • I championed the cause of independence during the American Revolutionary War
    • After the war, I would become the second president of the United States
    • A two-party system emerged during my presidency
  • 7. I Am…
    • John Adams
    http://www.earlyamerica.com/portraits/images/johnadams.jpg
  • 8. Who Am I?
    • I was a general during the Civil War
    • I led the Union Army
    • Robert E. Lee surrendered to me at the Appomattox Court House
  • 9. I Am…
    • Ulysses S. Grant
    http://www.sonofthesouth.net/union-generals/ulysses-s-grant/ulysses-grant.jpg
  • 10. Who Am I?
    • I was one of the first five presidents
    • I wrote an important doctrine
    • I warned European nations not to interfere in the Western Hemisphere
    • I was president number 5
  • 11. I Am…
    • James Monroe
    http://www.visitingdc.com/images/james-monroe-picture.jpg
  • 12. Who Am I?
    • I was a European Explorer
    • I explored for France
    • I claimed the Mississippi River Valley
  • 13. I Am…
    • Robert La Salle
    http://www.mariner.org/exploration/mm_images/LP634_RobertLaSalle_large.jpg
  • 14. Who Am I?
    • I led the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War
    • I was elected President of the Constitutional Convention
    • I would go on to become one of the early presidents of the United States
    • While I was president, the Bill of Rights was added to the Constitution
    • The federal court system was also established during my administration
    • Plans were created for the development of a national capital while I was president
  • 15. I Am…
    • George Washington
    http://www.elcivics.com/george_washington_drawing.jpg
  • 16. Who Am I?
    • I supported independence during the American Revolutionary War
    • I was a writer
    • I wrote poems and plays supporting independence from England
    • I was a former slave
  • 17. I Am…
    • Phyllis Wheatley
    http://www.earlyamerica.com/earlyamerica/notable/wheatleyp /
  • 18. Who Am I?
    • I was a general during the Civil War
    • I fought for the Confederacy
    • I was from Virginia
    • I earned my nickname because my men said I stood like a “stonewall” when bullets were fired close to me in battle
  • 19. I Am…
    • Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson
    http://www.sonofthesouth.net/leefoundation/Confederate_Generals/General_Stonewall_Jackson.jpg
  • 20. Who Am I?
    • I was an abolitionist leader
    • I was an escaped slave
    • I was the most famous conductor of the Underground Railroad
  • 21. I Am…
    • Harriet Tubman
    http://z.about.com/d/womenshistory/1/0/j/7/tubman2_large.jpg
  • 22. Who Am I?
    • I was an inventor
    • My invention connected Southern farms and plantations to Northern industries
    • My invention provided faster river transportation
    • I invented the steamboat
  • 23. I Am…
    • Robert Fulton
    http://www.ulster.net/~hrmm/diglib/dickinson/fulton1.jpg
  • 24. Who Am I?
    • I was an outspoken member of the House of Burgesses
    • I inspired colonial patriotism with my speeches
    • I declared “Give me liberty or give me death!”
  • 25. I Am…
    • Patrick Henry
    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/ea/Patrick_henry.JPG/496px-Patrick_henry.JPG
  • 26. Who Am I?
    • I was the major author of an important document
    • My document outlined the grievances of the colonists against the King of England
    • I would go on to become the third president of the United States
    • During my presidency, I would purchase the Louisiana territory from France
  • 27. I Am…
    • Thomas Jefferson
    http://www.harvardsquarelibrary.org/beacon/fall06images/22-jefferson-bible/jefferson.jpg
  • 28. Who Am I?
    • I was an inventor
    • My invention increased cotton production
    • My invention also increased the need for slave labor
  • 29. I Am…
    • Eli Whitney
    http://industrialrevolutionresearch.com/images/eli_whitney.jpg
  • 30. Who Am I?
    • I was involved in the American Revolutionary War
    • I opposed the colonies gaining their independence
    • I was the King of England
  • 31. I Am…
    • King George III
    http://imagecache2.allposters.com/images/pic/BRGPOD/26538~Portrait-of-King-George-III-1738-1820-after-1760-Posters.jpg
  • 32. Who Am I?
    • The document I wrote influenced the Bill of Rights
    • I wrote the Virginia Declaration of Rights
  • 33. I Am…
    • George Mason
    http://research.history.org/pf/images/people/georgeMason.jpg
  • 34. Who Am I?
    • I was a European Explorer
    • I explored for France
    • I established the French settlement of Quebec
  • 35. I Am…
    • Samuel de Champlain
    http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/atlas/Images/Glossary/Samuel_de_Champlain.jpeg
  • 36. Who Am I?
    • I was a leader during the Civil War
    • I supported secession
    • I was the President of the Confederate States of America
  • 37. I Am…
    • Jefferson Davis
    http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/atlas/Images/Glossary/Samuel_de_Champlain.jpeg
  • 38. Who Am I?
    • I was an abolitionist leader
    • I worked for immediate emancipation of all enslaved African Americans
    • I printed a newspaper called The Liberator
    • I was one of the first white abolitionists
  • 39. I Am…
    • William Lloyd Garrison
    http://cache.eb.com/eb/image?id=24772&rendTypeId=4
  • 40. Who Am I?
    • I was a Patriot during the American Revolutionary War
    • I gave colonists advanced warning of British arrival
    • I am often quoted as saying “The British are coming!” on my nighttime ride
  • 41. I Am…
    • Paul Revere
    https://www.cia.gov/library/center-for-the-study-of-intelligence/csi-publications/books-and-monographs/intelligence/photo-14.gif
  • 42. Who Are We?
    • We set off on a two year trek to explore land recently acquired by the United States
    • We explored the territory that doubled the size of the United States
    • Thomas Jefferson sent us on our mission
  • 43. We Are…
    • Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
    http://students.umf.maine.edu/~suttiele/Computer%20Class/Lewis%20and%20Clark%20Unit%20Webpage/image%203.jpg
  • 44. Who Am I?
    • I was a sailor and then a naval captain during the Civil War
    • I fought for the Union
    • I was highly honored for my feats of bravery and heroism
    • I became a Congressman after the Civil War
  • 45. I Am…
    • Robert Smalls
    http://www.old-picture.com/defining-moments/pictures/One-Mans-Choice.jpg
  • 46. Who Am I?
    • I was an abolitionist leader
    • I worked for the rights to better the lives of African Americans and women
    • I was an escaped slave
    • I was a great public speaker
    • I printed a newspaper called The North Star
  • 47. I Am…
    • Frederick Douglass
    http://www.americaslibrary.gov/assets/aa/douglass/aa_douglass_subj_e.jpg
  • 48. Who Am I?
    • I was the author of the Bill of Rights
    • I was president during the War of 1812, when Europe gained respect for the United States
    • I was president number four
  • 49. I Am…
    • James Madison
    http://www.constitution.org/img/james_madison_edwin.jpg
  • 50. Who Am I?
    • I was involved in the Civil War
    • I was a nurse
    • I created the American Red Cross
  • 51. I Am…
    • Clara Barton
    http://www.historyplace.com/specials/calendar/docs-pix/clara-barton.jpg
  • 52. Who Are We?
    • We are known for an invention
    • One of us was a slave
    • Our invention increased the productivity of the American farmer
    • Our invention was the reaper
  • 53. We Are…
    • Cyrus McCormick and Jo Anderson (no picture found)
    http://www.vahistorical.org/sva2003/mccormick01b.jpg
  • 54. Who Are We?
    • We believed women were deprived of their basic rights
    • We worked to earn women the right to vote
    • We were important leaders of the Suffrage Movement
  • 55. We Are…
    • Isabel Sojourner Truth, Susan B. Anthony, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    http://www.knowledgerush.com/wiki_image/2/20/Sojourner_Truth.jpg http://www.elcivics.com/susan-b-anthony.jpg http://z.about.com/d/womenshistory/1/7/x/L/2/stanton_eminent.jpg
  • 56. Who Am I?
    • I was a European Explorer
    • I explored eastern Canada
    • I explored for England
  • 57. I Am…
    • John Cabot
    http://www.mariner.org/exploration/mm_images/E178C7_p335JohnCabot_large.jpg
  • 58. Who Am I?
    • I was an astronomer
    • I was also a surveyor
    • I helped complete the design for Washington, D.C.
  • 59. I Am…
    • Benjamin Banneker
    http://www.baltimoresun.com/media/photo/2007-02/27895368.jpg
  • 60. Who Am I?
    • I was a general during the Civil War
    • I led the Army of Northern Virginia
    • I turned down Abraham Lincoln’s offer to command the Union Army because I did not want to fight against Virginia
    • I opposed secession, but did not believe the Union should be held together by force
    • After the war was over, I urged Southerners to accept defeat
  • 61. I Am…
    • Robert E. Lee
    http://www.usa-civil-war.com/Lee/lee_1863.jpg
  • 62. Who Am I?
    • I was as prominent member of the Continental Congress
    • I helped gain French support for American independence
    • I helped frame the Declaration of Independence
  • 63. I Am…
    • Benjamin Franklin
    http://www.elcivics.com/images/benjamin-franklin.jpg
  • 64. Who Am I?
    • I opposed the spread of slavery
    • I issued the Emancipation Proclamation
    • I was determined to preserve the Union-even if I had to use force
    • I believed the United States was one nation, not a collection of independent states
    • I wrote the Gettysburg Address
    • I was the 16 th president of the United States
  • 65. I Am…
    • Abraham Lincoln
    http://www.alcwrt.org/images/lincoln_abraham_photograph.jpg