Presentation on theme: "Heroes Hall Of Fame By: Janella. George Washington George Washington was not only our first president, but he was also a general in the Revolutionary."— Presentation transcript:
George Washington George Washington was not only our first president, but he was also a general in the Revolutionary War. His nickname is “Father of his Country”. He was born in February 22, 1732. George died in December 14, 1799. George Washington was one of our great heroes because he was our first president and was also an American general.
Rosa Parks One a ordinary day, Rosa Parks was riding the Montgomery City bus home. Rosa sat in the middle of the bus on her ride home, when the bus was filled the driver asked all the 4 blacks to move to the back to the bus. Rosa refused to move so for that, she got arrested. Rosa is one of our great heroes cause fought for freedom.
Harriet Tubman Harriet Tubman was a runaway slave in Maryland. She is known as the “Moses of her people”. Harriet led hundreds of slaves to freedom under the Underground Railroad. The Underground Railroad was a secret passage way to safe houses where runaway slaves could stay on their journey to have freedom She was also a spy during the Civil War, as well as a nurse. I believe she is a hero for sending a hundred slaves free from being a slave.
Jane Addams Jane Addams was the founder of Hull House in Chicago. Hull House helped immigrants have a better life for themselves in America. Jane Addams is a hero to me because Jane help immigrants have a better life.
Neil Armstrong Neil Armstrong was the first man on the moon. Before Neil became an astronaut, he was in the United States Navy. He was also served in the Korean war. After that he served as a test pilot at the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. He is one of our heroes cause he was the first man on the moon.
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