4Newton Quotes Newton, were here! By Mila and Katherine “The town lies upon the slope of a gentle hill, of mingled slate and limestone, at whose foot a spring sends forth the first waters of the Paulinskill, the chief river of the county ... Some of the dwellings are very neat: the place has an air of business, and there is in fact a very considerable trade carried on with the surrounding country. In healthiness of situation, by the report of the inhabitants, it cannot be excelled.” Thomas Gordon, 1834.Newton, were here!
5HIGH POINT, NJ By Sydney M and Amalya C It’s the highest point in NJ. It’s in Sussex County.It’s in the highest peak of Kittatiny Mountains.By Sydney M and Amalya C
6HIGH POINT, NJ It’s monument was used in a comedy film. It’s elevation is 1,803 ft.To get in it charges $5.00 on weekdays and $10.00 on weekends.By Sydney M and Amalya C
7HIGH POINT, NJ Plans have been made to close the park July 1, 2008. You can see from Pennsylvania to New York in High Point.By Sydney Mand Amalya C
8Some buildings date to colonial times Trenton, NJWestern part of NJCapital of NJIn Mercer CountySome buildings date to colonial timesBy Matt Q
9Trenton,NJ By 1719 the town adopted the name “Trent-towne”, after William Trent,One of its leading landholders.Battle of Trenton wasDecember 25, 1776By Aaron G.
10BEACHES, NJ NJ brings many tourists NJ beaches cover 127 mils of coastline from Sandy hook to Cape MayBy Calvin and Sam and John
11BeachesSpring lake is not so crowded . Beaches are a great place to go. Bay beaches along the shores are calm and a great place for young children.By Calvin, sam and John
12Tuckerton, N.J.Tuckerton is good for fishing , diving , clamming , crabbing & other water sports.By Emily C.
13TuckertonTuckerton boarders the N.J. pine barrens which is noted for hiking, biking, kayaking, canoeing and bird watching.By Emily C
14Tuckerton Little Egg Harbor settled in 1698. There are many great museumsThe area has a rich history in water and marine activities.By A.J.
15CamdenCamden is located just across the Delaware River. Camden has a population of 79,904. It has been ranked one of the most dangerous cities in the U.S.A. Camden used to be in Gloucester County.
16CamdenThe first drive-in theater was made in Camden. Part of the fourth Die Hard movie was filmed in Camden. Walt Whitman lived his later years in Camden. By Matt P.
17Battleship, New JerseyThe Battleship New Jersey was built at the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, and launched December 7, 1942.By Sam R.
18Battleship, New JerseyThe Battleship New Jersey’s overnight encampment program can accommodate groups of families of up to 300.The Battleship NJ is 11 stories high.The Battleship NJ is 887 feet long.By Clara T.
21Jersey City, NJ Facts It’s located near the island of Manhattan Jersey City was inhabited by the Lenape IndiansJersey City is a commercial and industrial center that holds Liberty Science Center, Ellis Island, and the Statue of Liberty
22Over 40 percent of Americans population can trace their ancestry through Ellis Island By Nick P.
23Ellis Island was opened on January 1, 1892 By Nick P
24Ellis Island Waterfront Ellis Island was sold by Samuel Ellis. It is now a national monument.Ellis Island WaterfrontA DrawingBy Eitan
25Ellis Island 3 Ellis Island This is early Ellis Island. Olney the original 3.3 belonged to New York.Ellis IslandEitan
28Jersey City facts Jersey City is in Hudson County Jersey City is the second largest city in New JerseyJersey City lies on the west bank of the Hudson RiverBy Bobby B
29Want to learn more about New Jersey? Try visiting these sites: High Point, New Jersey NJ Community Profile / Ocean County, NJ DataWelcome to Newton Fire Department - Fire MuseumLiberty Science Center - Jersey City - Reviews of Liberty Science Center – TripAdvisorAdventure Aquarium at the Camden, New Jersey Waterfront - Guide ReviewSeaside Heights TourismEllis Island - FREE Port of New York Passenger Records Search