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"Washington DC"



Instructions:

Using the words in the word bank, fill in the correct word for each of the blank spaces below.



funny monument spelling

rebuilt symbol research

look books age

in except stand

almost sitting years


Washington DC, our nation's capital, a federal city


Washington DC, is where the president and the government


Help to make history

So let's explore the city a little more


(Alright, now we're gonna find out who really does their homework!)
They started to build it ______________ 1792

It's on the $20 bill, has a bowling alley too


It's a symbol of our nation


Every President's lived there _____________________ George Washington

It has 35 bathrooms and an Oval Office

Can you guess where I'm talking about?

It's the WHITE HOUSE


With two shades of marble, it looks kind of ____________________

'Cause they started to build it and ran out of money

When the Civil War came, it _____________________ didn't get done

It took a hundred long _____________________ to add its pyramid top

555 feet seemed like a good place to stop

Can you guess where I'm talking about?

That would be the WASHINGTON MONUMENT
His most famous words are engraved on the walls

It has some _____________________ mistakes, I count 11 in all

This ___________________________ honors our 3rd President

The 26 columns and a smooth surface dome

Were built to ____________________ like his Monticello home

Can you guess where I'm talking about?

I'm gonna have to go with the JEFFERSON MEMORIAL
Washington DC, our nation's capital, a federal city

Washington DC, is where the president and the government

Help to make history

So let's explore the city a little more


It's the _________________________ of our great government home

108 windows are in its dome

It's where the Senate and the House of Representatives meet

It has been burnt, _____________________ , extended and restored

The House works in the South wing, and the Senate in the North

Can you guess where I'm talking about?

Sounds like the US CAPITOL to me
It's where the Congress goes when they need ____________________ done

It's the largest one of these in the world

29 million _____________________ on 530 miles of bookshelves, oh my goodness!

2.7 million recordings, 12 million photographs

4.8 million maps, 57 million manuscripts

That's a lot of stuff!


Can you guess where I'm talking about?


Wow! It's the LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
Our 16th President is honored here;

A statue of him _____________________ in a chair


The Gettysburg Address is carved on the walls

56 steps stand for his ______________________ when he died

36 columns ____________________ for the 36 states at the time

Can you guess where I'm talking about?

That would be the LINCOLN MEMORIAL
Washington DC, our nation's capital, a federal city

Washington DC, is where the president and the government

Help to make history

So let's explore the city a little more



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