Arizona

the Grand Canyon State

By: Annabelle Ruiz

Arizona

Arizona became a State of The United States of America in 1912. The State Capital is Phoenix

Some symbols and landmarks:

Arizona State Symbols

Weather in Phoenix

In Arizona you probably don't want to bring a winter jacket. it can get up to 80 degrees as the high and 50 degrees as the low, in the winter. In the summer it can go up to 100 degrees and down to 70 degrees.

Arizona State Song

Arizona
Written by Margaret Rowe Clifford
Composed by Maurice Blumenthal

Come to this land of sunshine
To this land where life is young.
Where the wide, wide world is waiting,
The songs that will now be sung.
Where the golden sun is flaming
Into warm, white shining day,
And the sons of men are blazing
Their priceless right of way.

chorus

Come stand beside the rivers
Within our valley broad.
Stand here with heads uncovered,
In the presence of our God!
While all around, about us
The brave, unconquered band,
As guardians and landmarks
The giant mountains stand.

chorus

Not alone for gold and silver
Is Arizona great.
But with graves of heroes sleeping,
All the land is consecrate!
O, come and live beside us
However far ye roam
Come and help us build up temples
And name those temples "home."

chorus

Sing the song that's in your hearts
Sing of the great Southwest,
Thank God, for Arizona
In splendid sunshine dressed.
For thy beauty and thy grandeur,
For thy regal robes so sheen
We hail thee Arizona
Our Goddess and our queen.