Presentation on theme: "A Tour of United States History & Landmarks By Paul Torres."— Presentation transcript:
A Tour of United States History & Landmarks By Paul Torres
Itinerary Day One: Arrive in New York City, NY and visit Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty Day Two: Empire State Building and Ground Zero Day Three: NBC Studio and Times Square (Photo) and Broadway Show (“The Lion King”) Day Four: Travel to Philadelphia, PA to see Liberty Bell and then to Valley Forge to see Valley Forge National Historical Park Day Five: Travel to Gettysburg, PA and visit the Gettysburg Battlefield and then to Arlington, VA to Arlington National Cemetery Day Six: Head to Williamsburg, VA for a day at Busch Gardens Amusement Park Day Seven: Travel to Washington D.C. at go to US Holocaust Memorial Museum Day Eight: Visit the US Capitol and the Bureau for Engraving and Printing Day Nine: Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and the National Mall Day Ten: Jefferson Memorial and the White House
Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty
Empire State Building
NBC Studio and Times Square
Times Square Me!!!!
Valley Forge National Historical Park
Arlington National Cemetery
US Holocaust Memorial Museum
Bureau of Printing and Engraving
Content Standards Covered on Trip: History and Social Science: 8th grade Standards: 8.1 Students understand the major events preceding the founding of the nation and relate their significance to the development of American constitutional democracy 8.2 Students analyze the political principles underlying the US constitution and compare the enumerated and implied powers of the federal government. History and Social Science: 8th grade Standards: 8.1 Students understand the major events preceding the founding of the nation and relate their significance to the development of American constitutional democracy 8.2 Students analyze the political principles underlying the US constitution and compare the enumerated and implied powers of the federal government.
Sources: Slide one: Digital Camera Slide Two: Map - Slide Three: Ellis Island - Statue of Liberty - Slide Four: Empire State Building- Inside- Slide Five: Ground Zero- Memorial- Slide Six: Times Square- NBC Studio- Slide Seven: Times Square- Photo in times square: Digital camera Slide Eight: Sign- Two People Slide Nine: big pic- small Slide Ten: House - Canons Slide Eleven: Guys- _gettysburg_battlefield.jpg Field- Canons- _gettysburg_battlefield.jpghttp://www.iss.k12.nc.us/schools/webquests/Gett1.jpghttp://www.jackvallerga.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/06/cannonsech.jpg _gettysburg_battlefield.jpghttp://www.iss.k12.nc.us/schools/webquests/Gett1.jpghttp://www.jackvallerga.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/06/cannonsech.jpg
Sources: Slide Twelve: Amphitheater- Amphitheater.jpg/800px-Arlington_National_Cemetery_Amphitheater.jpg Head Stones- cemetery.php Amphitheater.jpg/800px-Arlington_National_Cemetery_Amphitheater.jpg cemetery.php Amphitheater.jpg/800px-Arlington_National_Cemetery_Amphitheater.jpg cemetery.php Slide Thirteen: Outside- Artwork- Flame Slide Fourteen: Ceiling- Outside of Capitol- Slide Fifteen: Cash- Slide Sixteen: Nighttime pic- memorial-at-night.jpg Lincoln pic- content/uploads/2007/09/lincoln-memorial-at-night-copyright-jon-rochetti-2007-thumb.jpg memorial-at-night.jpghttp://www.thedctraveler.com/wp- content/uploads/2007/09/lincoln-memorial-at-night-copyright-jon-rochetti-2007-thumb.jpghttp://www.thedctraveler.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/09/lincoln- memorial-at-night.jpghttp://www.thedctraveler.com/wp- content/uploads/2007/09/lincoln-memorial-at-night-copyright-jon-rochetti-2007-thumb.jpg Slide Seventeen: Large pic- Small- Washington/Washington_Monument_Dusk_Jan_2006.jpg Medium- Washington/Washington_Monument_Dusk_Jan_2006.jpg Washington/Washington_Monument_Dusk_Jan_2006.jpg Slide Eighteen: Wall- Statues Slide Nineteen: Jefferson- Building - memorial.php memorial.phphttp://www.hudsonphoto.com/images/Watching%20Jefferson.jpghttp://www.destination360.com/north-america/us/washington-dc/jefferson- memorial.php Slide Twenty: Front of White House- america/us/washington-dc/white-house.php Back of White House- america/us/washington-dc/white-house.php america/us/washington-dc/white-house.php Music: LimeWire Music Downloads: American Military March - USMC - Patriotic Songs and Marches 12 Marines' Hymm