Washington District of Columbia Potomac River The Capitol The Mall The Lincoln Memorial The Jefferson Memorial The Smithsonian Institution The White House Declaration of Independence George Washington Abraham Lincoln Thomas Jefferson The Senate The House of Representatives
Complete the rhyme: In the beginning the states were not a_____ They were merely a _____ Representatives met in ___ to find a solution And they wrote the _____
Check your rhyme In the beginning the states were not a nation They were merely a confederation Representatives met in Philadelphia to find a solution And they wrote the Constitution.
George Washington First in war,first in peace,and first in the heart of the countryman George Washington First in war,first in peace,and first in the heart of the countryman DO YOU KNOW THAT… *George Washington was one of the richest Presidents. *His famous false teeth were made of hippopotamus teeth. *He was the first president to appear on a postage stamp. *His favorite vegetable was onion. *His favorite spots were horseback and fishing.
Abraham Lincoln DO YOU KNOW THAT… * He was the first President to wear a beard and did so at the request of an 11-year-old girl *His favorite sports were wrestling and weightlifting. *He was the first President depicted on a coin. *He loved home baked pies, especially those mailed to him by the woman of his hometown.