Presentation on theme: "History, Symbols, Map, Cities, Culture, and Lagniappe."— Presentation transcript:
History, Symbols, Map, Cities, Culture, and Lagniappe
When was the Louisiana Territory purchased? What did the territory become known as? Who was it purchased from? How much did it cost?
The Louisiana Purchase in 1803 helped to fulfill a vision of our fore fathers. Do you know what this vision was called? This was a vision to see the U.S. boundaries extended from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean
How do you think the purchase of the Louisiana Territory benefited the United States? The Port of New Orleans allowed access to the Mississippi River which helped with trade. Increased land and resources.
What does the state flag look like? What is the state song?
What is the state dog? What is the state insect?
What is the state bird? What is the state flower?
What is the state tree? What is the state crustacean?
Can you locate and name the major cities of Louisiana? A B C D E F G H Which one is the state capital?