Tennessee “The Volunteer State” By: Miss Lauren Wednesday @ 10:30 Lowe Finney TN Representative for Gibson County Here is Tennessee on a map Can you find Tennessee on this map? Here it is!! Tennessee is separated into 3 parts: West, Middle, and East We live in West Tennessee! Memphis, Tennessee: West Tennessee Downtown Memphis on Home of Elvis Presley: Beale Street: Home of the Mississippi River King of Rock in Roll the Blues Nashville, Tennessee: Middle Tennessee Downtown Nashville: Opryland Hotel Home of Country Music The Batman Building Stars Chattanooga, Tennessee: East Tennessee Ocoee River Smokey Mountains Tennessee Aquarium Knoxville, Tennessee: East Tennessee GO VOLS! Tennessee has a state flag!! Famous Tennesseans: Davy Crockett: Andrew Jackson: James K. Polk: Andrew Johnson: King of the Old Former President of the Former President of Former President of Frontier United States the United States the United States Dolly Parton Aretha Franklin Al Gore Kenny Chesney The mocking bird is Tennessee’s state bird!! The Iris is the state flower Fun Facts: About 5,797,289 people live in Tennessee. Tennessee’s capitol is Nashville, Tennessee. Memphis is Tennessee’s largest city! Tennessee was the 16th state to join the United States of America! What did you learn? Write one thing you learned and draw a picture!