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Important People in History Social Studies SOL Review for Kindergarten and First Grade.

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1 Important People in History Social Studies SOL Review for Kindergarten and First Grade

2 In this presentation you will read and learn about important people from history. After you have finished learning you will answer review questions. Good Luck and Have Fun!!! this review covers SOLs K.1 and 1.1

3 George Washington George Washington was the first president of the United States. He is called the Father of our country. He was born in Virginia. Before he was president, George Washington was a farmer and a leader of soldiers.

4 Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the 16 th president of the United States. His nickname was Honest Abe. He was born in a log cabin. Although very poor, he taught himself to read and became a lawyer before being president.

5 Pocahontas Pocahontas was an American Indian girl who was a helper and a friend to the settlers in Jamestown.

6 Betsy Ross Betsy Ross is believed to have sewn the first flag for our country.

7 Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an African American citizen who worked for the fairness of all people. There is a holiday in February to celebrate and remember how Martin Luther King, Jr. worked so that all people would be treated fairly.

8 Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin proved that electricity was in lightning. He started the first library and the first volunteer fire department.

9 George Washington Carver George Washington Carver was an African American who studied science and plants. He developed hundreds of uses for the peanut, sweet potato and soy bean.

10 Great Job!! Now you can use what youve learned to answer the following questions. Just click on the answer. If your answer is correct you will see a slide that says Congratulations if the answer is incorrect, you will be taken to the information you need to answer the question. Review the information. When you are finished reviewing click on the ? to return to the question.

11 1.Who was the first president of the United States? a)Abraham LincolnAbraham Lincoln b)George WashingtonGeorge Washington c)Martin Luther King, Jr.Martin Luther King, Jr. d)Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin

12 George Washington George Washington was the first president of the United States. He is called the Father of our country. He was born in Virginia. Before he was president, George Washington was a farmer and a leader of soldiers.

13 Congratulations!!! You chose the correct answer. Click on the arrow to go on to the next question!

14 2. What was Abraham Lincolns nickname? a)Father of Our CountryFather of Our Country b)SupermanSuperman c)Abe JuniorAbe Junior d)Honest AbeHonest Abe

15 Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the 16 th president of the United States. His nickname was Honest Abe. He was born in a log cabin. Although very poor, he taught himself to read and became a lawyer before being president.

16 Congratulations!!! You chose the correct answer. Click on the arrow to go on to the next question!

17 3. Who helped the settlers in Jamestown? a)PocahontasPocahontas b)Betsy RossBetsy Ross c)Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin d)Martin Luther King, Jr.Martin Luther King, Jr

18 Pocahontas Pocahontas was an American Indian girl who was a helper and a friend to the settlers in Jamestown.

19 Congratulations!!! You chose the correct answer. Click on the arrow to go on to the next question!

20 4. What did Betsy Ross do for our country? a)Fought in a warFought in a war b)Was presidentWas president c)Sewed the first flagSewed the first flag d)Wrote the Pledge of AllegianceWrote the Pledge of Allegiance

21 Betsy Ross Betsy Ross is believed to have sewn the first flag for our country.

22 Congratulations!!! You chose the correct answer. Click on the arrow to go on to the next question!

23 5. Martin Luther King, Jr. thought everyone should be treated how? a)DifferentlyDifferently b)FairlyFairly c)UnfairlyUnfairly d)UnequalUnequal

24 Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an African American citizen who worked for the fairness of all people. There is a holiday in February to celebrate and remember how Martin Luther King, Jr. worked so that all people would be treated fairly.

25 Congratulations!!! You chose the correct answer. Click on the arrow to go on to the next question!

26 6. What did Benjamin Franklin do? a)Sewed the first flagSewed the first flag b)Helped the settlers in JamestownHelped the settlers in Jamestown c)Was the first presidentWas the first president d)Proved that electricity was in lightningProved that electricity was in lightning

27 Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin proved that electricity was in lightning. He started the first library and the first volunteer fire department.

28 Congratulations!!! You chose the correct answer. Click on the arrow to go on to the next question!

29 7. What did George Washington Carver study? a)EnglishEnglish b)Science and plantsScience and plants c)The presidentsThe presidents d)People and placesPeople and places

30 George Washington Carver George Washington Carver was an African American who studied science and plants. He developed hundreds of uses for the peanut, sweet potato and soy bean.

31 Congratulations!!! You chose the correct answer. Click on the arrow to go on to the next question!

32 You did it!!! You have successfully finished the review! I am so proud of your hard work! Great Job!!!


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