Описание презентации по отдельным слайдам:
The United States of America
George Washington Thomas Jefferson Franklin D. Roosevelt Barack Obama Abraham Lincoln THE FAMOUS PEOPLE OF THE USA
The US President and his helpers
Abraham Lincoln Lincoln's father was a poor farmer. His childhood was spent in hard work, helping his father on their farm. His favourite books were "The life of George Washington", "Robinson Crusoe" by Daniel Defoe. Abraham Lincoln worked hard and later became a lawyer. In 1847 he was elected a member of the US Congress. In 1869 Lincoln was elected president of the USA. Then he worked still harder for freedom for the slaves. In 1860, he was elected president of the USA for the second time. But the enemies who not let him continue his good work. He was shot in the theatre in Washington on April 14, 1865. The killer was Wilkes Booth, an actor. The death of Abraham Lincoln was a great loss to America.
Abraham Lincoln 1. Was the … American president 2. Was born in a … family 3. …. no teachers 4. He was a professional ….. poor He had lawyer 16th 5. He …. in the theatre in Washington on April 14, 1865. was shot
Answer the questions: What is the text about? When was Abraham Lincoln born? Was the life easy for the Lincoln family? Did he go to school? Did he become a lawyer? Did they believe in Abraham Lincoln?
Home work Statue of Abraham Lincoln the Lincoln Memorial
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