EL Civics for ESL Students

Mississippi River, Page 2

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Saint Paul, Minnesota

What city is this?

  • It is Saint Paul, Minnesota.
  • It is located along the Mississippi River.


Steamers on the Mississippi River

What kind of boats are these?

  • They are steamboats.
  • Steamboats use steam and paddle wheels to move in the water.


Old Rusted Shipwreck

What is a shipwreck?

  • A shipwreck is a boat or ship that has been damaged or sunk.
  • The boat in this picture is a shipwreck.


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