Oregon.<br />A look at the Great North West.<br />
Where is Oregon located ?<br />
The State of Oregon <br />· The capitol of Oregon is Salem, and the largest city is Portland.<br />· Where are they locate...
· Capitol Building.<br /> The Capitol building in Salem has burned down two times.  This is the 3rd and current building b...
· Oregon’s largest city, Portland.<br />· the population estimate of Portland is around 650,000 residents.<br />
· Portland is known as ¨the city of roses¨ for its rose gardens.<br />· Rose garden in Portland.<br />
· Oregon is comprised of many different Counties.<br />· How many different Counties are there?<br />
· Oregon entered the Union on February 14, 1859 (the 33rd state)<br />· How many states are in the United States?<br />
· Lewis and Clark Expedition into Oregon.<br />· The Louisiana Purchase begins a new phase of Western exploring.<br />
· In the 19th century, pioneers traveled to the West on the ¨Oregon Trail¨<br />·How did the pioneers on the Oregon Trail ...
· By Wagon!!<br />·What animals are we missing here?<br />
· Unfortunately, they killed many native people and animals as they moved West.<br />· There are few of these animals in O...
· With so many trees, logging has always been a very important industry in Oregon.<br />
· In the beginning, oxen were used to transport the wood!<br />
· And later railroads were used to move the wood.<br />
· The weather in Oregon is mild, and very rainy!<br />
· But all the rain makes Oregon green and beautiful!<br />· Punch Bowl Falls, Eagle Creek.<br />
· Oregon’s Coast is also very beautiful.<br />· But the water is too cold for most people…<br />
…But not for everyone!<br />·  what ocean borders Oregon?     what is this sea creature called?<br />
· There are also many rivers in Oregon where you can…<br />
· Go fishing!<br />· what kind of fish are these?<br />
· And go rafting and kayaking!<br />
· There are also many mountains in Oregon which are good for…<br />· Three-fingered Jack.<br />
·Climbing!<br />· Smith Rock<br />
· And Snowboarding and Skiing !<br />
 Although Oregon has many forests, mountains and rivers it only has one National Park.<br />· Crater Lake National Park.<b...
· The University of Oregon which was founded in 1876 is in Eugene.<br />· Jeff went to college (university) here.<br />
· The university mascot is the duck.<br />· The duck’s name is Puddles.<br />
· The University has a football team and stadium.<br />· The stadium is called Autzen and holds 60,000 people.<br />
· It also has a basketball court called McArthur Court.<br />· It was built in 1926 and is one of the oldest courts in the...
· But the professionals play in Portland with the Trailblazers.<br />Sergio Rodríguez.<br />· Do you recognize this player...
· Facts about Oregon.<br />· Motto: Alis volat Propriis (She flies with her own wings) (1987)<br />· Nickname:  Beaver Sta...
· Oregon’s official state animal.<br />· what animal is this?<br />
· Oregon is one of the nation’s largest producers of berries.<br />·Berries, Berries, Berries!!! <br />·blackberries, boys...
· And the summer country fair is a time for the whole family! <br />· Story Time !<br />
· The story of Nike takes place in Oregon.<br />These men were track aficionados and had a grand idea while…<br />· Bill B...
· Eating breakfast?!?!<br />
+<br />=<br />      Foot.<br />Waffle iron.<br />Shoe design.<br />
· Design Innovation leads to:<br />· Historic Track Program.<br />=<br />=<br />· AND!!<br />
· This idea leads to the birth of Nike.<br />=<br />· Nike was the Greek Goddess of victory.<br />· Nike’s headquarters ar...
· Eugene is known as ¨Track Town USA¨ thanks to the revolutions of these men.<br />· Hayward Field.  Eugene, Oregon.<br />
· Steve Prefontaine:  Famous Oregon runner killed in a car crash.<br />1951-1975<br />
· Henry Callahan brought this sport to the University of Oregon.<br />· What sport is he playing?<br />
· ¨The Simpsons¨ creator Matt Groening is from Oregon. <br />· Everyone knows who ¨The Simpsons¨ are, right?<br />
Well, that is all about Oregon for now.  <br />      Come and visit to learn more!!!<br />
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  1. 1. Oregon.<br />A look at the Great North West.<br />
  2. 2. Where is Oregon located ?<br />
  3. 3. The State of Oregon <br />· The capitol of Oregon is Salem, and the largest city is Portland.<br />· Where are they located? Where is Jeff from?<br />
  4. 4. · Capitol Building.<br /> The Capitol building in Salem has burned down two times. This is the 3rd and current building built in 1938.<br />· Pioneer on top of building.<br />
  5. 5. · Oregon’s largest city, Portland.<br />· the population estimate of Portland is around 650,000 residents.<br />
  6. 6. · Portland is known as ¨the city of roses¨ for its rose gardens.<br />· Rose garden in Portland.<br />
  7. 7. · Oregon is comprised of many different Counties.<br />· How many different Counties are there?<br />
  8. 8. · Oregon entered the Union on February 14, 1859 (the 33rd state)<br />· How many states are in the United States?<br />
  9. 9. · Lewis and Clark Expedition into Oregon.<br />· The Louisiana Purchase begins a new phase of Western exploring.<br />
  10. 10. · In the 19th century, pioneers traveled to the West on the ¨Oregon Trail¨<br />·How did the pioneers on the Oregon Trail travel?<br />
  11. 11. · By Wagon!!<br />·What animals are we missing here?<br />
  12. 12. · Unfortunately, they killed many native people and animals as they moved West.<br />· There are few of these animals in Oregon today. Which animal is this?<br />
  13. 13. · With so many trees, logging has always been a very important industry in Oregon.<br />
  14. 14. · In the beginning, oxen were used to transport the wood!<br />
  15. 15. · And later railroads were used to move the wood.<br />
  16. 16. · The weather in Oregon is mild, and very rainy!<br />
  17. 17. · But all the rain makes Oregon green and beautiful!<br />· Punch Bowl Falls, Eagle Creek.<br />
  18. 18. · Oregon’s Coast is also very beautiful.<br />· But the water is too cold for most people…<br />
  19. 19. …But not for everyone!<br />· what ocean borders Oregon? what is this sea creature called?<br />
  20. 20. · There are also many rivers in Oregon where you can…<br />
  21. 21. · Go fishing!<br />· what kind of fish are these?<br />
  22. 22. · And go rafting and kayaking!<br />
  23. 23. · There are also many mountains in Oregon which are good for…<br />· Three-fingered Jack.<br />
  24. 24. ·Climbing!<br />· Smith Rock<br />
  25. 25. · And Snowboarding and Skiing !<br />
  26. 26. Although Oregon has many forests, mountains and rivers it only has one National Park.<br />· Crater Lake National Park.<br />
  27. 27. · The University of Oregon which was founded in 1876 is in Eugene.<br />· Jeff went to college (university) here.<br />
  28. 28. · The university mascot is the duck.<br />· The duck’s name is Puddles.<br />
  29. 29. · The University has a football team and stadium.<br />· The stadium is called Autzen and holds 60,000 people.<br />
  30. 30. · It also has a basketball court called McArthur Court.<br />· It was built in 1926 and is one of the oldest courts in the US.<br />
  31. 31. · But the professionals play in Portland with the Trailblazers.<br />Sergio Rodríguez.<br />· Do you recognize this player?<br />
  32. 32. · Facts about Oregon.<br />· Motto: Alis volat Propriis (She flies with her own wings) (1987)<br />· Nickname: Beaver State<br />· Flower: Oregon grape (1899)<br />· Tree: Douglas fir (1939)<br />· Animal: Beaver (1969)<br />· Bird: Western meadowlark (1927)<br />· Fish: Chinook salmon (1961)<br />· Rock: Thunderegg (1965)<br />· Colors: Navy blue and gold (1959)<br />· Song: “Oregon, My Oregon” (1927)<br />· Insect: Swallowtail butterfly (1979)<br />· Dance: Square dance (1977)<br />· Nut: Hazelnut (1989)<br />· Gemstone: Sunstone (1987)<br />· Seashell: Oregon hairy triton (1991)<br />· Beverage: Milk (1997)<br />· Mushroom: Pacific golden chanterelle (1999)<br />
  33. 33. · Oregon’s official state animal.<br />· what animal is this?<br />
  34. 34. · Oregon is one of the nation’s largest producers of berries.<br />·Berries, Berries, Berries!!! <br />·blackberries, boysenberries, loganberries, black raspberries, red raspberries, marionberries<br />
  35. 35. · And the summer country fair is a time for the whole family! <br />· Story Time !<br />
  36. 36. · The story of Nike takes place in Oregon.<br />These men were track aficionados and had a grand idea while…<br />· Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight.<br />
  37. 37. · Eating breakfast?!?!<br />
  38. 38. +<br />=<br /> Foot.<br />Waffle iron.<br />Shoe design.<br />
  39. 39. · Design Innovation leads to:<br />· Historic Track Program.<br />=<br />=<br />· AND!!<br />
  40. 40. · This idea leads to the birth of Nike.<br />=<br />· Nike was the Greek Goddess of victory.<br />· Nike’s headquarters are in Portland.<br />
  41. 41. · Eugene is known as ¨Track Town USA¨ thanks to the revolutions of these men.<br />· Hayward Field. Eugene, Oregon.<br />
  42. 42. · Steve Prefontaine: Famous Oregon runner killed in a car crash.<br />1951-1975<br />
  43. 43. · Henry Callahan brought this sport to the University of Oregon.<br />· What sport is he playing?<br />
  44. 44. · ¨The Simpsons¨ creator Matt Groening is from Oregon. <br />· Everyone knows who ¨The Simpsons¨ are, right?<br />
  45. 45. Well, that is all about Oregon for now. <br /> Come and visit to learn more!!!<br />

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