Hawaii By: Halie M. Boyer
Symbols • State Bird • State Flower • State Tree • State flag • State Seal
Nickname • Hawaii’s nickname is the Aloha State. Aloha is how you greet others in Hawaii.
Motto • Hawaii’s state motto is “The life of the land is perpetuated in righteousness.’’
History • The first people to arrive at the Hawaiian Islands were the Polynesians. There were rules called “Kapu” that the people lived by, and the chief’s word was law.
Statehood • August 21st 1959 • 50th state founded in the U.S.A.
Population • 1,392,313 people is the population in Hawaii
Weather • The usual temperature is hot, sunny.
Famous People • Akebono, who is a retired sumo wrestler • George Ariyoshi, who was the third governor of Hawaii • Angela P. Baraquio , who was crowned Miss America
Places to visit • Pearl Harbor is one of the most popular places in Hawaii.It is an army attack base
Where I got my Information • www. Ducksters.com