This slideshow helps elementary students quickly learn about famous landmarks, food, art, and the culture of the United States of America. You can use this slideshow at the beginning of a unit on the USA. You can also print it out and use it as a book for student research.
This NEWLY UPDATED slideshow also has 4 questions at the end of the slideshow to review what students have learned. This download comes as a PDF file and is NOT editable.
This slideshow includes:
a map of the United States of America
pictures of the landscape
the origin of fast food in America
core values of Americans
Things to See: famous memorials, Washington D.C, New York City, Statue of Liberty, Grand Canyon, Mount Rushmore, Yellowstone National Park, Hollywood, Golden Gate Bridge
Famous artists: Grant Wood, Norman Rockwell, Romare Bearden, Andy Warhol, Georgia O'Keeffe
Famous musicians: Louis Armstrong, Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson
Click on the "Preview" button to see an example of all the slides.
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