Step 1: Label the Monuments!!
Click Here to Print ONE copy of the Label the Washington D.C. Monuments/ Memorials worksheet.
As a group, try to Label the pictures on the worksheet by using the wordbank without looking for the answers.
After you have tried labeling the pictures on your own, Click here for help. See how well you did.
Step 2: Research the Monuments!!
Next each group member should choose one of the eight monuments/memorials to research and print a copy of the Washington D.C. Log. You will record your research information on these worksheets.
Once you choose your monument/building/memorial, use the sites and search engines provided to find the answers to the worksheet questions.
The White House
U.S. Capitol Building
Arlington National Cemetery/ Arlington House
World War II Memorial
Step 3: Write about the Monuments!!
Now write your report. Suggestions include writing about when it was built; the architect or designer; what materials it is made from; how long it took to build; the dimensions of the building; what it represents or who it honors, etc.
Include any other information on your Washington D.C. Log.