Who Am I? USI ReviewVirginia SOL’s 6th Grade Review SOL’S 1.2 – 1.9 Portsmouth Public Schools
I was a European Explorer I explored for Spain I claimed the Southwest United StatesWho Am I?
I Am… Francisco Coronado http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/northamerica/after1500/history/pictures/coronado.jpg
I fought during the Revolutionary War I fought for the British Army I surrendered to George Washington at YorktownWho Am I?
I Am… Lord Cornwallis http://cache.eb.com/eb/image?id=79303&rendTypeId=4
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 presidencyWho Am I?
I Am… John Adams http://www.earlyamerica.com/portraits/images/johnadams.jpg
I was a general during the Civil War I led the Union Army Robert E. Lee surrendered to me at the Appomattox Court HouseWho Am I?
I Am… Ulysses S. Grant http://www.sonofthesouth.net/union-generals/ulysses-s-grant/ulysses-grant.jpg
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 5Who Am I?
I Am… James Monroe http://www.visitingdc.com/images/james-monroe-picture.jpg
I was a European Explorer I explored for France I claimed the Mississippi River ValleyWho Am I?
I Am… Robert La Salle http://www.mariner.org/exploration/mm_images/LP634_RobertLaSalle_large.jpg
I led the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War 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 initiated for the development of a national capital while I was president Political parties grew out of disagreements between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson over the proper role of national government during my administrationWho Am I?
I Am… George Washington http://www.elcivics.com/george_washington_drawing.jpg
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 slaveWho Am I?
I Am… Phyllis Wheatley / http://www.earlyamerica.com/earlyamerica/notable/wheatleyp
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 battleWho Am I?
I Am… Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson http://www.sonofthesouth.net/leefoundation/Confederate_Generals/General_Stonewall_Jackson.jpg
I was an abolitionist leader I was an escaped slave I was the most famous conductor of the Underground RailroadWho Am I?
I Am… Harriet Tubman http://z.about.com/d/womenshistory/1/0/j/7/tubman2_large.jpg
I was an inventor My invention connected Southern farms and plantations to Northern industries My invention provided faster river transportation I invented the steamboatWho Am I?
I Am… Robert Fulton http://www.ulster.net/~hrmm/diglib/dickinson/fulton1.jpg
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!”Who Am I?
I Am… Patrick Henry http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/ea/Patrick_henry.JPG/496px-Patrick_henry.JPG
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 FranceWho Am I?
I Am… Thomas Jefferson http://www.harvardsquarelibrary.org/beacon/fall06images/22-jefferson-bible/jefferson.jpg
I was an inventor My invention increased cotton production My invention also increased the need for slave laborWho Am I?
I Am… Eli Whitney http://industrialrevolutionresearch.com/images/eli_whitney.jpg
I was involved in the American Revolutionary War I opposed the colonies gaining their independence I was the King of EnglandWho Am I?
I Am… King George III http://imagecache2.allposters.com/images/pic/BRGPOD/26538~Portrait- of-King-George-III-1738-1820-after-1760-Posters.jpg
I was a European Explorer I explored for France I established the French settlement of QuebecWho Am I?
I Am… Samuel de Champlain http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/atlas/Images/Glossary/Samuel_de_Champlain.jpeg
I was a leader during the Civil War I supported secession I was the President of the Confederate States of AmericaWho Am I?
I Am… Jefferson Davis http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/atlas/Images/Glossary/Samuel_de_Champlain.jpeg
I was an abolitionist leader I printed a newspaper I was one of the first white abolitionistsWho Am I?
I Am… William Lloyd Garrison http://cache.eb.com/eb/image?id=24772&rendTypeId=4
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 rideWho Am I?
I Am… Paul Revere https://www.cia.gov/library/center-for-the-study-of-intelligence/csi-publications/ books-and-monographs/intelligence/photo-14.gif
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 missionWho Are We?
We Are… Meriwether Lewis and William Clark http://students.umf.maine.edu/~suttiele/Computer%20Class/Lewis%20and %20Clark%20Unit%20Webpage/image%203.jpg
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 WarWho Am I?
I Am… Robert Smalls http://www.old-picture.com/defining-moments/pictures/One-Mans-Choice.jpg
I was an abolitionist leader I was an escaped slave I was a great public speaker I printed a newspaper called The North StarWho Am I?
I Am… Frederick Douglass http://www.americaslibrary.gov/assets/aa/douglass/aa_douglass_subj_e.jpg
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 fourWho Am I?
I Am… James Madison http://www.constitution.org/img/james_madison_edwin.jpg
I was involved in the Civil War I was a nurse I created the American Red CrossWho Am I?
I Am… Clara Barton http://www.historyplace.com/specials/calendar/docs-pix/clara-barton.jpg
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 reaperWho Are We?
We Are… Cyrus McCormick and Jo Anderson (no picture found) http://www.vahistorical.org/sva2003/mccormick01b.jpg
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 MovementWho Are We?
We Are… Isabel Sojourner Truth, Susan B. Anthony, and Elizabeth Cady http://www.knowledgerush.com/wiki_image/2/20/Sojourner_Truth.jpg Stanton http://z.about.com/d/womenshistory/1/7/x/L/2/stanton_eminent.jpg http://www.elcivics.com/susan-b-anthony.jpg
I was a European Explorer I explored eastern Canada I explored for EnglandWho Am I?
I Am… John Cabot http://www.mariner.org/exploration/mm_images/E178C7_p335JohnCabot_large.jpg
I was an astronomer I was also a surveyor I helped complete the design for Washington, D.C.Who Am I?
I Am… Benjamin Banneker http://www.baltimoresun.com/media/photo/2007-02/27895368.jpg
I was Portuguese explorer I sailed around the Cape of Good Hope at the southern end of Africa into the Indian Ocean in 1498Who Am I?
I Am… Bartolomeu Dias http://images.encarta.msn.com/xrefmedia/sharemed/targets/images/pho/00169/00169a35.jpg
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 defeatWho Am I?
I Am… Robert E. Lee http://www.usa-civil-war.com/Lee/lee_1863.jpg
I was as prominent member of the Continental Congress I helped frame the Declaration of IndependenceWho Am I?
I Am… Benjamin Franklin http://www.elcivics.com/images/benjamin-franklin.jpg
I was a Portuguese explorer Ten years after Bartolomeu Dias sailed into the Indian Ocean, I reached IndiaWho Am I?
I Am… Vasco da Gama http://www.portcities.org.uk/london/upload/img_400/BHC2702.JPG
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 16th president of the United StatesWho Am I?
I Am… Abraham Lincoln http://www.alcwrt.org/images/lincoln_abraham_photograph.jpg