Agassiz Middle School
1. The winter solstice occurs here in December.
2. South of Winnie the Pooh statue.
3.Larger than in life
4. Near a college.
5. Down in the Valley
6. Up on a hill.
7. Home to White Cloud.
8. 93 miles from Johnny Lang's hometown.
9. Mascot of NDSU
Buffalo at Jamestown ND
Allen Creek Elementary School
1. Took 5 billion years to form
2. Located at 43 degrees North latitude and 75 degrees West
3. All that glitters is not gold; this place is very, very
4. Metamorphic rock, thymes with "shorts"
5. Geologist's dream
6. If you visit you can buy a gift, go to camp, visit a
museum, hike and
7. Discovered by the Mohawk Indians
8. Erie Canal Village is a sister property
9. A girl's best friend.
Herkimer Diamond Mines
Ashby Elementary School
1. This place is famous for its popularity with Buddhist
2. This landmark is covered with a brilliant gold leaf.
3. It's one of the largest Buddhist shrines in the world.
4. The area of the country in which this landmark is
located in is
261,218 square miles.
5. The colors of the flag in which this landmark is located
are red, white, and blue. 6. This country has three seasons
and contains this landmark.
7. Rice growing is a big crop in the country that
contains this landmark.
8. This landmark is surrounded by very dry land and
9.Most people near this landmark live in villages in a poor
Shwe Dragon Pagoda
Beers Street Middle School
1. It is located in an ancient Roman city.
2. It weighs as much as 14 or 15 American automobiles.
3. It was first made in 1858 but not heard from until 1859.
4. It is 7 1/2 feet tall.
5. Its name is popular not for it but for the structure that
6. It is housed in a famous House.
7. At one time the Olympic games were held in the city
8. It was named for Sir Benjamin Hall, who was First
of Public Works in the city it's in.
9. The Irish Sea and the English Channel border the country
it is in.
1: This landmark is not in the U.S.
2: The average January temperature is above 10 degrees
3: It is not man-made.
4: It is in Asia.
5: It is close to the border of China.
6: It was formed.
7: It is made of rock.
8: It is near Syr Darya.
9: It is roughly 250 miles from Tashkent.
Brunner Elementary School
1. James Hoban designed this landmark.
2. It is in North America.
3. It took 7 years to complete.
4. It has a lot of rooms.
5. It was destroyed and rebuilt in the 19th century.
6. The grounds cover 18 acres.
7. People visit here all year long.
8. It is colorful.
9. A lot of people work there.
The White House
Clark Middle School
1. It is highly resistant to fire.
2. It is estimated to weigh about 2,500 metric tons.
3. It is 275 feet tall.
4. It is nearly 2,500 years old.
5. it is found in the state nicknamed "the golden
6. It is owned by the U.S. Government.
7. It is named aftr an army officer.
8. It is located near a city called Fresno.
9. It is located in a mountainous area.
The General Sherman Tree
C. W. Otto Middle School
1. The first working plan was drawn up in the 16th
2. Eventually they had to flood the valley!
3. Gravity is very important and so are the mules.
4. Difficult and deadly terrain caused numerous
5. It is estimated that as many as 30,000 lost their lives
6. The lowest fee ever paid was 34 cents and the highest was
7. Water hyacinths are dangerous, so special patrols
destroy more than
42,000,000 plants a year.
8. It was closed for months in 1915 and 1916 and the
unusually dry weather
caused by El Niño resulted in restrictions in 1983
9. At almost $400,000,000, it came in under budget, and
President Roosevelt called it "The greatest feat ever
performed by any nation in the
history of the world".
THE PANAMA CANAL!
Catlin Grade School
1. Made of limestone.
2. It's difficult to reach.
3. It's 90 feet from the ground
4. Thousand of tourists visit it a year.
5. Legend says that an old woman cast a spell on it.
6. Word means clever.
7. You have to lie on your back to see it.
8. Legend says that Queen Elizabeth I helped name it.
9. It's housed in a building built in the 15th century.
The Blarney Stone (Blarney, Ireland)
Cite International Stendhal
1 I was visited by a famous explorer and a movie star
2 I'm hewn out of rock
3Giorgio described me as ' a world where everything is made
of chocolate,ham,curry-powder and salmon.'
4I was forgotten until 1812
5 I'm full of tombs and one of them is silk.
6 A part of me has been reduced to dust.
7 I am at the crossroads of two major trade routes
8 I am 'half as old as time'
9 Nabataeans made me their capital
Dwight Rich Middle School
1. The food that shares a name with our landmark could
make you cry.
2. It is one of two places on earth where a magnetic compass
does point true north.
3. Columbus wrote about it in 1492.
4. Mary Celeste's men left her there.
5. Barry Manilow sings about it.
6. How low can you go?
7. One idea was that an alien landed there and used
8. David Copperfield cannot match the magic of this
9. Lucifer learns geometry.
El Dorado Springs R-2
1. People here are masters of healing and natural
2. (8/4) + (18x3) + (6x8) - 4 + 150 + (20x2) + (185 x 6) +
(600 x 3) =
3. $$$ = BEANS and PEACE
4. A world leader in copper, lead, silver, and zinc.
5. Legend that an ancient civilization made a network of
6. Gained independence in 1825.
7. A person important to them recently visited the
largest city in our
8. 51 degrees
9. Der, Melbme na htiw wolley, Neerg thgirb
1. A team of oxen was used to plow the ground for the
2. This landmark weighs 70,300,00 lbs.
3. The object at the top of this landmark was constructed on
4. The construction firm of W.S. Bellows was involved in
this landmark. 5. The elevator travels 50 floors in 42
6. This landmark is in the Guiness Book of World Records.
7. It is 12 feet higher than The Washington Monument.
8. The land on which this landmark sits is a wildlife
9.The stuctural engineer was Robert H. Cummings.
San Jacinto Monument
Grey Nun Academy
1. Two members of a British expedition were the first to
2. It is on the border of Nepal and Tibet.
3. It is part of the Himalayan Mountains
4. It is the highest mountain in the world.
5. It is 29,028 feet ( 8848m) above sea level, as measured
6. It is named for the British surveyor general of India who
recorded the height and location in 1953.
7. Located in south centra Asia.
8. First successful American expedition was in 1963.
9. Oxygen must be used if you climb this mountain.
Hahn Intermediate School
1. Within a national park
2. Named after a person
3. Nearly inaccessible
4. 3212 feet in height
5. a "heavenly" sight first observed by Indians
6. Indians believed it to be the angry voice of their gods
7. Also known as Churum Meru
8. Fifteen times higher than Niagara
9. Ranked the highest in the world
Hamilton Elementary School
1. This place can be seen on tours.
2. It has been around for a long time.
3. Priests and other people have lived here.)
4. It has a most unusual looking calendar.
5. You could go round and round in the rooms found here.
6. It stands high abouve a very long river.
7. It has been a landmark to weary travelers.
8. Signatures here have disappeared into thin air.
9. Many a meal was cooked here but smoke has never gone up
Chimney Rock outside Bayard, Nebraska, on the Oregon
1. It is near a large body of water.
2. Inside there are lots of pipes.
3. It is surrounded by a large wall.
4. It is 170 feet long.
5. It was built over 100 years ago.
6. It is in a Square with another famous structure.
7. You can hear a pin drop.
8. It can hold many people.
9. The roof looks like a shell.
Mormon Tabernacle - Salt Lake City, Utah:
Haynes Bridge Middle School
1. It was used as a military post prior to the Civil
2. It was the first permanent military fort on the west
coast of the
3. This landmark was abandoned in 1963 for economic reasons,
to the public ten years later.
4. If someone suffers from motion sickness, the fifteen
minute commute may
be a challenge.
5. Native Americans claimed ownership of this landmark in
departed in 1971.
6. This landmark is home to many different plants and
the deer mouse is the only mammal to call this place home.
7. It has been the setting for several commercial
8. Its name has to do with water fowl.
9. Al Capone resided here for about four and a half years.
Hobart Middle School
1. Construction began here to create a lighthouse
2. Experimental procedures were not allowed.
3. This gray pile cannot be broken.
4. You can't throw a "stone" passed 5 hectares of
5. This landmark was named after a bird, but formerly housed
kind of bird.
6. Stopped use 4 years after the "Summer of Love".
7. Brewing Company was named from our landmark.
8. The only "teddies" around here weren't soft and furry;
had a heart of coal.
9. Landmark means "Pelican" in Spanish
Hong Kong International School
1. Whether the love of an old man, dad or a papa, it's
all about the same name,
2. And a few good men were scene in this place of fighting
and fame, 3. Where a long time ago, explorers, corsairs,
slavers and traders once
4. If you hear Gloria's song from the homeland, you're
now getting hot,
5. In the middle of the sleeping alligator, a cross marks
6. It sounds just like its neighbor, but spicy it's not.
7. On the home run now, not far from last base, here's
what you and I
8. look away from the cochinos towards the red west and 1988
9. In the heart of the city and loved for 259 years, off
The Musuem of Love, Trinidad, Cuba
1. It is located in one of the Middle Atlantic
2. A nickname for its home city is "The Big Apple.
3. The street on which it can be found is also the name of a
4. One 14 1/2 - floor section was built in only one
5. The total time of construction was 2 years.
6. In 1931, upon its completion, it was the tallest building
7. It consists of 102 stories of office space.
8. A model of this structure was used in the 1933 version of
9. A foot race up its 86 flights of stairs takes place each
Empire State Building
It is a building.
It is in the South of Europe.
Sunsets there are wonderful.
It was built by the Arabs.
Its name comes from the red colour of its clay walls.
The city where it stands was the capital of an Arab kingdom.
There are gardens inside it.
It was visited by Bill Clinton and John Glenn.
The city where it is located was the starting point of a
THE ALHAMBRA ( Granada)
IES Parc de l'Escorxador
1.- Latitud 40 30N
2.- Its old quarter of white houses are surrounded by walls
fortifications on a promontory jutting into the sea.
3.- It became a city in 1709
4.- The Romans called it: Peninsula
5.- A castle, built from 1294 - 1307, stands in the middle
of it from where
beautiful Mediterranean beaches can be watched.
6.- It belonged to the Knights Templars from 1294 to 1307
who built a castle
similar to the castles in Holy Land.
7.- We had the opportunity to see Charlton Heston in a
film riding on its
8.- A Pope with "very few friends" became the owner of the
place in the
9.- In fact this pope was an Antipope called Benedict XIII
born Pedro de Luna
PEÑISCOLA is in Castellon (Spain)
J-I Elementary School
1. The walls are 5 to 7 feet thick.
2. Legend tells us that thearchitects were blinded after
completion on the
edifice so as not to rival the design.
3. It is a monstrous "vegetable" production
4. It is like a giant compass.
5. It has survived fires, invasions, and war.
6. It is the exterior that is signficant.
7. It was known to the Muscovites as the "New
8. It was erected at the spot where the Kazan flag flew.
9. It was commissioned in 1552 by "liettarenrivhbe."
St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow.
Kahala Elementary School
It's a natural landform.
It is made of rock and part of a cliff.
They form part of the great dividing range
It is a tourist attraction in a national park.
If you visit this area in January, you can participate in a
puppet and a
folk music festival.
It's southeast of southeast Asia.
The landmark's name is based on an aboriginal legend.
The following figures are significant for this landmark: 922
m, 918 m, and 906 m.
It is part of the Blue Mountain Range.
The Three Sisters Blue Mountains,
Kearsarge Regional Middle School
1. A famous general retired here.
2. It sits on 15,000 acres.
3. Tobacco was grown here with the help of 150 slaves.
4. A governor is buried here.
5. Archeologists have recently excavated and found many
6. John Parke Costis and his sister lived here with their
7. It was built two and a half centuries ago.
8. It is seven miles from Alexandria, Virginia.
9. It is made of wood and painted white.
Kent Learning Center
1)It consists of 42 stories.
2)Our landmark was built by two New York engineers, Gaggin
3)In 1986, it underwent extensive renovation that cost six
origianl building cost.
4)The interior is made of large quantities of Alaskan
Marble and Mexican
5)The finishing touch was a crystal ball dazzled with red,
6)When our landmark was newly completed in 1914, its
considered to be an undertaking that would go down in
7)The man who funded this building also made a line of
are now considered to be antique.
8)When it was first built it was the tallest building west
Mississippi River, and the 4th largest building in the
9)This landmark is located in Washington State.
Smith Tower located in Seattle, Washington, USA
1. It is manmade.
2. It is related to a certain religion.
3. It has fancy architecture.
4. It is a fortress.
5. It is a palace.
6. It was a royal residence.
7. It was built during medival times.
8. It has gardens in it.
9. It fell into ruin, but now it is restored.
Alhambra in Spain
Kirksey Middle School
1. The colors look mystical from afar.
2. Cloud Valley looks nothing like an alley.
3. When you step up these hundred steps, it's like you are
in the clouds.
4. This part is not a computer, but it has a Lotus
5. If you like macaroni, you'll love our mounts of
6. When you look at this landmark, you often see a rainbow
7. Down by the ridge, where the yell goes low.
8. Yellow cutie, yellow cutie, we are the marvel of natural
9. As you are sewing through the mountainside, your Thread
caught on a cliff.
Yellow Mountains in China
LAKEVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1. Located in Northern Hemisphere. (328 miles/203
Kilometers from United
2. Maintains a year round interpretive center and laboratory
facility. 3. The first specimen of the type I house was
discovered in 1884.
4. Catalogues and preserves over 100,000 specimens with
over 200 on display.
5. First opened on September 25, 1985 and is visited by
100,000 people every year.
6. Land around me used to be covered by a series of
deltas, rivers and
flood plains and landforms known as hoodoos are not an
attraction close to me.
7. Park surrounding me has been delcared a World Heritage
Site and this
establishment was also granted Royal appellation by Her
8. First Canadian institution devoted to paleontology.
9. Contains 35 complete skeletons; the most assembled under
ROYAL TYRRELL MUSEUM
Lee Intermediate School
1.Ý It was first opened on August 15,
2.Ý Theodore Roosevelt was President when the
construction was taken
over by the United States
3.Ý It took 10 years to complete
4.Ý It cost about $387 million to build
5.Ý It is 50 miles long
6.Ý More than 4 1/2 billion cubic yards of concrete
went into the
construction of this site
7.Ý An engineering problem involved digging
through the Continental
8.Ý It is 9,195 miles form Hong Kong
9.Ý During the dry season it must rely upon stored
The Panama Canal
Lewis and Clark Elementary
2. Away in the mountains our landmark hides, can you find
3. Hundreds like it have fallen apart.
4. My Grandma is "69" years old, my grandpa is "86" years
5. I read "5 stories" today.
6. Our landmark has 3 designers.
7. This landmark may have cost more that its million
8. This landmark was built as beautiful as a swan and as
hard as a roc
9. I'm drowning.
Lone Rock School
1. Our landmark took six years to complete.
2. You will find our landmark at 8500 feet overlooking a
3. The nearest town has an average temperature of 33 degrees
F for a high and 5 degrees F for a low during the month of
4. Our landmark is the largest of its kind in the United
5. Gold was discovered in 1862 in the state where this
landmark is located.
6. This landmark's name starts with a O and ends with a S.
7. A local church is where you can catch a tour bus for a
three hour odyssey.
8. Our landmark is a 90 foot tall statue.
9. This statue is dedicated to all mothers.
Our Lady of the Rockies
Maplewood Middle School Center
1. Our landmark was built in 1795.
2. It was constructed of cement covered brick.
3. It is the best known example of Hispano - Moresque
the colony in which it was originally built.
4. Our landmark was established by "Bloody O'Reilly" to
officials of the colony.
5.General Lafayette visited there in 1825.
6.The upper floor caught on fire a couple of years ago and
had to be
7. Our landmark is now a museum which holds items such as
8. The formal signing of the paper that transferred the
territory from France to the United States took place
9. Our landmark is was once our colonial state house and is
in a part of
the city still known as the Vieux Carre'.
The Cabildo in New Orleans, Louisiana
MMC Middle School
1. This landmark honored a nubmer of commonplace
animals that were
represented all around it's border.
2. Four sculptors were chosen to decorate each of this
landmark's four sides.
3. The king that it honors died in 353 B.C.
4. Made mostly of marble & stands 140 feet high.
5. In 1522 it was compoetely disassembled.
6. This was completed in 350 BC.
7. It's not in Greece but it was builted by the
8 It has 36 columns, 9 per side
9. Built for a King's wife who was also his sister.
"The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus"
1. shiny glimmer
2. more attractive many years ago
3. animals wouldn't want to bathe in this "bubble bath"
4. wasn't a fast food restaurant for animals
5. pools you wouldn't want to swim in
6. can be found on your street
7. "sticky" situation
8. extinct items
9. salt creek oil fields
LaBrea Tar Pits
Narragansett Elementary School
1. It is north of the Equator
2. It is close to another country
3. It is over 500 meters high
4. Be careful you might get wet
5. It is not man made
6. The country where it is located speaks Spanish
7. You may find its name with two spellings
8. It's near a National Park
9. It's not the highest of its kind on the continent
Cuquenan Falls-Kukenaam Fallls in Venezuela.
Nimitz Elementary School
1. It is located in the Western Hemisphere.
2. It is visited by approximately 1,500,000 people
3. It weighs 32,6000 pound
4. It was dedicated in 1962.
5. Dwight D. Eisenhower approved it during his second term
6. Its location is home to significant numbers fo kaku,
aholehole, and amaama.
7. Alfred E. Preis, an architect, was chosen to design
8. It commemorates the events of a very importan day in
9. Elvis Presly performed a concert and gave all the
proceeds to this landmark.
Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School
1. This country is between latitude 24 N & 71
2. If you can identify the host of our school, you can
identify the national symbol of this country.
3. This country was once a British Colony.
4. This state/province has 1,350 miles of coastline.
5. One lake in this state/province covers about
6. This state/province is the lightning capital of the
7. This landmark is one of the homes of the inventor of
the electric pen.
8. The person who owned this home is sometimes called the
9. This landmark is 4 acres in area & has a banyan tree
400+ in diameter.
THOMAS EDISON'S WINTER HOME
Fort Myers, FL
Prince Charles Public School
1 - Three hundred and ten lights are important to
2 - The national police force give security to this
3 - There are 7300 drains to allow for the runoff of water.
4) 75, 000 people participated in events that unveiled
5) It took 3 years to complete building.
6) Was completed on May 30th
7) When is an island not an island?
8) Knowing about Green Gables would help you find this
9) Two important land masses are affected by its presence.
1. It is probably the world's largest religious
2. In the 1500's it became a destination for Buddhist
pilgrims from all
over the world.
3. One half of its name means "temple".
4. The other half of its name means "power".
5. It was struck by lightning in 1994.
6. It has statues of lions in front of it.
7. It was built by King Suryavarman II as a Hindu temple
dedicated to the
8. This landmark is located in Southeast Asia.
9. Its image appeared on the flag of the Khmer Rouge.
Angkor Wat in Cambodia
Rock Hall Middle School
4.African marble floors
5.Built in 1930
6.Decorated with gargoyles
7. Used in movies
8.Located in New York
9. Same name as an automobile
Saint Rose School
1.The exterior of the landmark was designed by a
man from one
country, and the interior of the building was designed by
men from another country.
2. Landmark has two separate parts, and if the exterior was
removed, the interior would still stand. Likewise, if the
exterior was removed, the interior would still stand.
3.In order to raise money for the landmark, kisses were sold
women of the area for $77 each.
4.The landmark is referred to as an entertainment
5,The landmark was officially opened by the Queen of England
6.The landmark is built in the southern hemisphere.
7.The landmark is built on a point and partly surrounded
8.From the outside the landmark looks like huge white
shells which remind one of a giant sailing ship.
9. One room in this landmark will seat over 2,500 people.
Sydney, Australia Opera House
St John's College
1. It is south of the Equator
2. It lies east of the "Mountains of the Dragon"
3. It is about the size of Wales
4. It is bigger than the state of Israel
5. The climate is subtropical with a summer rainfall
6. You can see the "Big Five" - Lion, Elephant, Leopard,
Buffalo and Rhino
7. The rivers are inhabited by hippopotami and
8. It is bounded on the south by the Crocodile River
(sometimes known as the Krokodil River)
9. It was proclaimed in 1898 as The Sabie Game Reserve
Kruger National Park
St. Michael School
1.Runs around the L'arc de Triomphe at the
2.Many cafés, bakeries, and stores are located along
this street 3.Commonly called Fashion avenue.
4.Located in the City of Lights
5. Lined with beautiful gardens and chestnut
6. At the eastern end is the Place de la Concorde
7.Painters come to paint here.
8. During the winter, hardly anything open
9. During the summer, people celebrated the world cup in
this street in Paris.
Champs Elyseé in Paris
Stephen Decatur Middle School
1. Erupted 12,000 years ago
2. Only active volcano on the mainland of Europe
3. Erupted in A.D. 79
4. More than 2 miles across
5. Erupted in Herculaneum
6. There have been six major eruptions in this century
7. It is 4,187 feet above the Bay of Naples in Italy
8. Erupted in Pompeii
9. Always smoking
Tri-Valley Intermediate School
1. Do people in this landmark speak a language
other than English?
2. Is this landmark below the equator?
3. In this landmark, do they dance the tango?
4. If you were to put the landmarks in alphabetical
order, would this one
be close to first?
5. Is this landmark in a different time zone than the United
6. Does this landmark have any volcanoes?
7. Does this landmark have caves that have been
8. Does this landmark have the same climate all year
9. Are there large bodies of water bordering this country?
1. This body of water has lily pads up to 6ft. in
2. It is located in the Southern Hemisphere
3. It empties into the Atlantic Ocean.
4. It contains animals like the electric eel, piranha,
the arapaima, a fish that measures 15 ft. in length and
weighs up to 400
5. The name of this landmark came from a greek myth about
barbaric women who ruled this area.
6. It is home of the pink dolphin
7. It is surrounded by a rainforest.
8. It permeates nearly half of the continent it's located
9. It is over 3,500 miles long.
Wickford Middle School
1. This landmark is found on the continent which is
less than half the size
2. It is in a country that was home to the Mayan
3. It is located in the only Mayan city located on the coast
4. It is the longest of its kind.
5. It was discovered in 1996.
6. Some parts of this landmark are considered sacred by the
7. A skeleton which could be 10,000 years old was found
8. It once was dry, but now is not.
9. Creatures which wxist nowhere else on earth are being
Underwater caves of El Jacinto Pat.
Williams Elementary School
#1.You can take a shuttle boat to it.
#2.There was a surprise visit.
#3. Between 100 and 200 inches of rain fall on it each year.
#4. The U.S. President's name at this time had 9
#5. Every 2 minutes, remnants of fossils emerge.
#6. It has 17 neighbors.
#7. Sunday is significant.
#8. It is sometimes visited by Nene.
#9. It hasn't moved since one year after the lead singer of
Johnny and the
Moondogs was born.