Presentation on theme: "Hoosier State Crossroads of America"— Presentation transcript:
1 Hoosier State Crossroads of America IndianaHoosier StateCrossroads of America
2 History Indiana was adopted on Dec.11,1816. The State Flag was adopted in 1917.Indiana is in a half circle above the State Star.There is a golden torch with stars against the field of blue.
3 Symbols The State Flower is a peony. The State Bird is a Cardinal. The State Tree is the Tulip Tree.The State River is the Wabash River.Our State State Stone is Limestone.The State Seal was adopted in 1816Our state quarter was the 19th quarter.
4 Facts The State Capital is Indianapolis. We have 92 counties!! The states that border us are : Ohio, Illinois,Kentucky,Michigan.
5 transportation equipment, Agriculture &EconomyWE have :pigs,cows,and chickens, that live in our state.Indiana's most grown crops are soybeans and corn.Industry:Steel,electric equipment,transportation equipment,chemical products
6 Famous PeopleGeorge Rapp was born in Indiana and was one of our Founding Fathers.Johnny Appleseed was born in Indy & was the one who planted ALL the apple trees in Indiana.Bill Blass was also born here and was a fashion designer.
7 Places to Visit You can visit Conner prairie. The Indianapolis Zoo . You can also visit the Imagination Station.
8 Madison Sayer 4th Grade Ms Madison Sayer 4th Grade Ms.Cummings Social Studies On The Banks of The Wabash