Washington Monument Activity

Directions: Based on what you learned about the Washington Monument on page 27, complete the paragraph below.

Taj Mahal

reflecting pool

Capitol

first

Lincoln

George Washington

White

Jefferson

obelisk

countries

Versailles

Washington, D. C.

The Washington Monument was modeled after a classic Egyptian structure called the ______________________________________________ . It was built to honor the___ presi­dent and founding father, __________________________ ____________________ . The monu­ment consists of memorial stones that were donated by states,_______________ ,

and organizations. It is located on the National Mall in ____________________________

_____________ . The________________________ __________________________ contains 7

million gallons of water and was modeled after pools from_________________________

and the ________ _____________ . From the top, you can see the ___________________

Memorial, _______________ House, ________________________ Memorial, and the

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