Presidents Rap (from Washington to Obama)

Here’s a creative way to remember the different presidents of the United States. To list them all: George Washington John Adams Thomas Jefferson James Madison James Monroe John Quincy Adams Andrew Jackson Martin Van Buren William Henry Harrison John Tyler James K. Polk Zachary Taylor Millard Fillmore Franklink Pierce James Buchanan Abraham Lincoln Andrew Johnson Ulysses S. Grant Rutherford B. Hayes James A. Garfield Chester A. Arthur Grover Cleveland Benjamin… Read Article →

The National Museum of American History

When in D.C. don’t forget to drop by the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. You’ll get to see how America became the great country it is today. The museum features artifacts from past wars to present, as well as collections from America’s different contributions to the world. You can even have a taste of different American foods. Here’s a brief history about the National Museum: The museum opened in… Read Article →

The History of the 4th Of July

HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA! I found this interesting video series on Youtube that offers a crash course on the history of America. This one video in particular talks about how USA’s Independence Day (or 4th of July) came to be. To quote the video: ..the Continental Congress actually approved the resolution of independence on July 2nd. The Lee resolution was proposed by Richard Henry Lee of Virginia… Read Article →