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Ca history

  1. 1. California History Christopher 2009-2010 4 th grade
  2. 2. <ul><li>The desert is the hottest region. It is hot and dry.
  3. 3. Death valley only has 2 inches of rain a year! The regular one is 10 inches of rain a year. </li></ul>The Desert Region
  4. 4. The Valley Region <ul>Is a farmland which has lots of water. <li>Its also where California gets its grapes. </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Coast Region <ul><li>The coast is where you go to the beach. It is also the most popular region in California. It has cool winters and warm summers. </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Mountain Region <ul><li>The mountain region is the home to the timber industry. The Mount Everest is the highest mountain in he world </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Explorers You are going to learn about the Explorers.
  8. 8. James Cook <ul><li>James Cook was born in Britain.
  9. 9. He was a mapmaker and a sailor. He was in the British navy. He mapped New Zealand and Australia in a ship called Endeavor. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Sir Francis Drake <ul><li>Sir Francis Drake was the first pirate to steal the Spanish treasures. He was sent by the England queen to steal Spanish treasures. He stopped at California to repair the hull. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Vitus Bering <ul><li>Vitus Bering named the waterway that connected the tip of Russia to Alaska.
  12. 12. He named it the Bering Strait. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Christopher Columbus <ul><li>Christopher Columbus real name in Italy was Cólo n. He called native Americans Indians because he thought he was in the Indies . </li></ul>WATER
  14. 14. Father Serra <ul><li>Father Serra had built nine of the mission.
  15. 15. It made Indians be roman catholic. </li></ul>MISSION
  16. 16. Gaspar De Portola <ul><li>A Spain soldier named Gaspar De Portola. He led an expedition present day Monterey. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Presidios <ul><li>Missions need protection so they built forts. Presidios are houses for the soldiers who protect the missions. </li></ul>
  18. 18. pueblos <ul>Pueblos were farming villages which gave the missions food. They had flat roofs to go on. They have no rain because there in the desert. </ul>
  19. 19. John Sutter <ul><li>John Sutter is from Switzerland.
  20. 20. In 1841 John Sutter built Sutters fort. </li></ul>
  21. 21. Ivan Kuskov <ul>In 1812, Ivan Kuskov made Fort Ross to hunt beavers. <li>Ivan Kuskov is Russian. </li></ul>
  22. 22. Jedidiah Smith. <ul><li>Jeddidiah Smith is a trapping man who went to California. </li></ul>
  23. 23. 49ers <ul><li>The 49ers are miners who came in the year 1849.
  24. 24. They were people who came for gold. They were people who made boomtowns. </li></ul>
  25. 25. Sam Brannon <ul><li>Sam Brannon was a shop owner who bought all the mining gear and sold it for a higher price. </li></ul>jk
  26. 26. Levi Strauss <ul>Levi Strauss is a person who took all the denim from the ships that people sailed to look for gold. His friend is a person who made pockets for Levi's denim pants. </ul>
  27. 27. Biddy Mason <ul><li>Biddy Mason was a slave who got sent to Ca and petitioned for freedom. </li></ul>
  28. 28. Mary Tape <ul><li>Mary Tape is a Chinese person who wanted her children to go to school at Ca. So she sued Ca government for her children to go to school. </li></ul>
  29. 29. Mexican American war <ul><li>It was a war between Americans and Mexicans. </li></ul>
  30. 30. MY AUTOBIOGRAPHY <ul>Hi I'm Chris from 4 th grade. I am one of the computer hacker. I hacked my video games so I do extra stuff. </ul>