Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Pennsylvania. William Penn Founded PA in 1682 Pennsylvania means “Penns Woods” after William Penn’s father.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Pennsylvania. William Penn Founded PA in 1682 Pennsylvania means “Penns Woods” after William Penn’s father."— Presentation transcript:

1 Pennsylvania

2 William Penn Founded PA in 1682 Pennsylvania means “Penns Woods” after William Penn’s father

3 Keystone State Pennsylvania is the “Keystone State”. PA was called the keystone state because of it’s central location within the original 13 colonies.

4 Pennsylvania State Flag

5 Pennsylvania State Seal  Wheat symbolizes harvest of crops and minds  Plough: Harvesting of crops  Ship: PA is connected to the world  Eagle: Sovereignty with hope and purity

6 Harrisburg: Our State Capital

7 Philadelphia Pennsylvania’s largest city

8 The Liberty Bell is in Philadelphia It cracked the first time they rang it - when the Declaration of Independence was signed

9 Pittsburgh Pittsburgh is the second largest city Pittsburgh is known for the manufacture of steel

10 State Bird: Ruffed Grouse

11 State Animal: White Tailed Deer Male deer – buckFemale deer - doe

12 State Animal: White Tailed Deer Fawn: baby deer

13 State Flower: Mountain Laurel

14 State Tree: The Hemlock An Evergreen Tree

15 State Dog: Great Dane Good hunting dogs

16 State Insect: Firefly Flash light to attract mates. Eat snails and worms

17 State Fish: Trout Found in cold mountain streams and lakes. The brook trout is native to PA


Download ppt "Pennsylvania. William Penn Founded PA in 1682 Pennsylvania means “Penns Woods” after William Penn’s father."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google