FC: An American History Scrapbook 1600-1805 Mrs. Tofani's 4th Grade Class 2010-2011
1: Abigail Adams. by Mykayla Mitchell page 2 John Adams by Arturo Chambers page 3 Samuel Adams by Sam Fort page 4 Benedict Arnold by Chris Duck page 5 Black Beard by Jordan Hunter page 6 William Clark by Ryan Gerstenberg page 7 Benjamin Franklin by Antwaun Johnson page 8 John Hancock by Carter Southworth page 9 Patrick Henry by Larry McCammon page 10 Thomas Jefferson by Abhishek Kamath page 11 Meriwether Lewis by Christian Wright page 12 Sybiil Ludington by Katie Cohen page 13 Dolley Madison by Alex Poor page 14 James Madison by CeDarius Ray page 15 Pocohantas by Adiana Lemus page 16 Queen Elizabeth by Abby Williamson page 17 Paul Revere by Reed Fulmer page 18 Betsy Ross by Allie Couch page 19 Sacagawea by Alyssa Rosato page 20 Squanto by Alex Baty page 21 George Washington by Creed McGuffee page 22 York by Ellis Adams page 23 P | Table of Contents
2: Hi. My name is Abigail Adams.. I was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts.. I was important during the Revolutionary period because I was the First lady of the United States of America and I wrote to my husband John Adams when he was in Continental Congress. I died on October 28, 1818 | Mykayla Mitchell was born on November 29, 2000. She has a mom a dad and a puppy. She likes to play softball,loves to dance and her role model is Bethany Hamilton. | Abigail Adams
3: John Adams | Hi my name is John Adams. I was born in Braintree, Massachusetts on October 30, 1735. I was important during the revolution because I signed the Declaration of independence. Then I became President of America. I died on July 4, 1824. | The author and illustrator is Arturo Chamers. He is 10 years old and lives in Hoover, Alabama.
4: s | Samuel Adams | Hi. My name is Samuel Adams. I was born in Boston, Massachusetts on September 27, 1722. I was important during the Revolutionary War because I was one of the Sons of Liberty. I dressed up as a Indian. I threw tea overboard and ran from the red coats. I died on October 1, 1803. | Author and illustrator is Sam Fort. He loves baseball. He was born on December 13, 2000.
5: Benedict Arnold | Hi. My name is Benedict Arnold. I was born on January 14, 1741. I was important in the Revolutionary War because I avoided capture and joined the British army. I died on June 14, 1801 | Author and illustrator is Christopher Duck.He was born on November 20, 2000.
6: Hi my name is Black Beard . I was born in Bristol, England in 1680. I was important during the pre-colonial period because I took over many ships by force in the Caribbean sea from 1716 - 1718. I hurt many people on the ship. I was the magistrate of the Privateers Republic. I died in a fight with Lieutenant Robert Maynard and his crew in 1718. . | The author and illustrator is Jordan Hunter. He likes to play soccer and baseball. He was born on December 1, 2000. | Black Beard
7: William Clark | Hi. My name is William Clark. I was born in Ladysmith, Virginia on August 1, 1770. I was important during the Westward Expansion because I was a captain in the Lewis and Clark expedition and I was one of the first people to travel across America to the Pacific. I died on September 1, 1838. | The author and illustrator is Ryan Gerstenberg. He is a lacrosse player and he likes to have fun.
8: John Hancock | Hi my name is John Hancock. I was born in Braintree, Massachusetts on January 12, 1737 . I was important during the Revolution because I signed the Declaration of Independence big and bold. I died on October 8, 1793. | The author and illustrator is Carter Southworth. He lives in Hoover, Alabama. He is 10 years old and enjoys drawing.
9: Hi my name is Benjamin franklin. I was born in Boston, Massachusetts on Jan 17,1706. I was important during the Constitutional period because I was one of the founding fathers of the United States of America, an author, printer, political theorist, scientist and inventor and so much more. I died on April 17, 1790. | The author and illustrator is Antwaun Johnson. He lives in Hoover, Alabama. He is 10 years old and enjoys basketball. | Benjamin Franklin
10: Patrick Henry | I was born on May 29,1736 in Virgina . I was important during the colonial period because I led the movement for independence in Virginia. I also opposed the Stamp Act of 1765. I died on June 6,1799. | The author and illustrator is Larry McCammon. He was born in 2001 and lives in Hoover, Alabama. He likes to play all kinds of sports. He has 2 younger brothers and 1 sister.
11: The author and illustrator's name is Abhishek Kamath. He was born on November 25,2000. He goes to South Shades Crest elementary. His hobbies are sports and math. | My name is Thomas Jefferson.I was born in Virginia on April 13, 1743. I was important during the westward expansion because I was the president. I bought the Louisiana purchase for $15,000,000. I sent Lewis out to journey the west. I served as president for 8 years(1801-1809). I died on July 4th, 1826 | Thomas Jefferson
12: Hi, my name is Meriwether Lewis. I was born in Virginia on August 18, 1774. I was important during westward expansion because I was the first to explore westward and I started the expedition. I met lots of Indian tribes such as the Mandans. I met an important lady on the expedition named Sacagawea. I died in 1809. | Meriwether Lewis | The author and illustrator Christian Wright. He is into is a lot of sports such as football and basketball .
13: Hi. My name is Sybil Ludington. I was born in Fredricksburg, New York on April 5, 1761. I was important to the revolution because I warned the American troops that the British were burning Danbury. Even though we could not save Danbury & supplies we stopped the British from advancing into New York. I died on February 26, 1839. | Katie Cohen was born on October 6,2000 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She enjoys basket ball & dance. She has a brother, sister,dog & parrot.. | Sybil Ludington
14: Dolley Madison | This is by Alexandra Poor. She is 9 years old. Her birthday is May 19, 2001. She was born in Fort Smith, Arkansas. | Hi my name is Dolley Madison. I was born in New Garden, North Carolina]on May 20, 1768. I was important during the Constitutional Period because I was the first lady during the Constitutional Period. My husband was James Madison. James Madison was the president during the Constitutional Period. I died on July 12, 1849
15: James Madison | Hi my name is James Madison. I was born in Port Conway VA on 3-16-1751. I was important during the constitutional period because I worte most of the constitution. I was in the Army becaause I thought it would be better to fight for people all over the world. | The author and illustrator is CeDarius Ray. He likes to play video games. He was born on November 4, 1999.
16: Pocohantas | Hi my name is Pocahantas. I was born in 1595 in America. I was important during the pre-colonial period becausc I saved John Smith from being killed by my tribe. I died in 1617. | The author and illustrator is Adriana Lemus. She was born on March 12, 2000. She lives in Hoover, Alabama.
17: Hi my name is Queen Elizabeth 1. I was born in Greenwich Palace in England on September 7th, 1533. I was important during the Pre-Colnial period because I conquered the Spanish Armada and was the 1st Queen to never get married. I was an excellent scholar and I could speak German, French, Spanish, Greek, and Welsh. I died on March 24, 1603 | The author of this is Abby Williamson. She is a compettive swimmer. Her birthday is January 15. She is 10 years old. Abby has a sister that is 17. | Queen Elizabeth I
18: Paul Revere | Hi my name is Paul Revere. I was born in Boston, Massachusetts on January 1, 1735. I was important during the Revolutionary War because I saved John Hancock and Samuel Adams because I went to them and told them to flee because the British were coming. I died on May 10, 1818. | The author and illustrator is Reed Fulmer. He is 10 years old. He lives in Hoover, AL.
19: Hi , My name is Betsy Ross. I was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on January 1, 1752. I was important during the Revolutionary period because i sewed the first American flag and I also sewed many more for other people. I also owned an upholstery shop, where I fixed furniture and clothing for my customers. I died on January 30, 1836. I was 84 years old. | The author is Allie Couch. She is a softball player. Her birthday is February 11, 2001. She is 10 years old. She has a twin brother named Will and an older sister that is 12 named Emily. She has a dog named Lacey that is 2 years old. | Betsy Ross
20: Hi my name is Sacagawea. I was born in what is now Salmon,Idaho around 1787.I was important during the Westward Expansion because I helped Lewis And Clark get through lots of Indian tribes and land.I had a child on the trip and carried him on my back from February 11,1805 through the rest of the expedition. I died on December 22,1812. | Sacagawea | The author of this is Alyssa Rosato. She is 10 years old. Her birthday is April 18,2001.She is a dancer. She has a brother that is 14 named Frankie. She also has 2 dogs named Snoopy and SweetPea.
21: Hi my name is Squanto. I was born in present day Massachusetts. I was important to the precolonial period because I helped the pilgrims survive the winter. I also took part in the first Thanksgiving in 1621. I died in 1622 from Indian fever. | The author and illustrator's name is Alex Baty. He likes playing baseball. He is 10 years old. | Squanto
22: Hi my name is George Washington. I was born in England, Virginia on Feb 22, 1732. I was important during the Revolutionary War because I was the commander of the Continental army and I was the first president in 1789. I died on Dec 14, 1799. | The author and the illustrator is Creed McGuffee. He is 10 years old. He plays football. | George Washington
23: Hi. My name is York. No one knows for sure when I was born because I was a slave and no records were kept. I do know I was born about the same time as my master, William Clark, so I was born around 1770. I was important during the Westward Expansion because I was Clark's slave. I helped Lewis and Clark's expedition. I was the first black man to go across America to the Pacific. I died around 1832. | The author and illustrator is Ellis Adams. He likes bacon and playing football. He was born on August 3, 2000. | York