Sunday, October 24, 2010

Tennessee Fun Facts!

Tennessee is The Volunteer State! 

Tennesse's state bird is The Mockingbird.

The state animal is The Raccoon

Tennessee is home to The Great Smokey Mountains National Park

This park is the most visited National Park in the United States. The park was named for the smoke-like bluish haze that often envelops these mountains.

There are 30 different species of salamanders that live in this park!

Tennessee is home to some very famous people including

Tennessee is home to the University of Tennessee Volunteers 

and Women's basketball coach Pat Summitt who led the Lady Volunteers to 8 NCAA titles!

1 comment:

  1. We are so hoping that she arrives tomorrow! WOOHOO!