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George Washington Carver (American Heroes)

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Melba Deoleo
Apr 07, 2014 Melba Deoleo rated it really liked it
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In this book we learn about George Washington Carver, we learn a little about his life growing up, where he went to school, his inventions and how they helped farmers. He was born in 1864 and life for him was a struggle because racism was an issue at the time, which made it difficult for him to go to school. Eventually he did go to school, he graduated high school and went on to college,he even became the Director of Agriculture in Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute for Negroes. He helped ...more
Alexa Maring
I enjoy using the big books for mini lessons in the classroom. Students like to point out the boxes and captions which lead to students asking more questions about the top. George Washington Carver is one example of the People in History big books, but with these books there is great potential for student knowledge. The use of big books helps different learners in different ways. Incorporate the big book into a listening center as well as reading the big book allowed to students. Place the book ...more
Katherine
Mar 20, 2011 Katherine rated it really liked it
This is a great book to read to your students about George Washington Carver's life and discoveries. The big book version is also great to use in the classroom so that all the students can view the book as you read.
Molly Darr
Feb 10, 2011 Molly Darr rated it it was amazing
Shelves: history
This book is great for discussing perserverence. George Washington Carver accomplished many things and never thought of giving up!
Rima Halig
Apr 12, 2011 Rima Halig rated it really liked it
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Great book to read to students to inform them about influential African Americans. Gives students great insight about his hard work
Hira
Jan 25, 2010 Hira rated it it was amazing
great big book for discussion of table of contents (promote research skills)
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