George Washington: 25 Great Projects You Can
Build Yourself offers a fascinating look into the life
and times of our nation’s first president. Readers
ages 9 and up can explore Washington’s years as a
young Virginia gentleman, his military battles, and his
political contributions to a fledgling nation.
Using common household items and minimal
supervision, kids enjoy 25 hands-on activities to help
them learn about this legendary figure in American
history. Young readers will create a surveyor’s map,
cook Washington’s favorite hoecakes, write with
a quill pen, make a replica of Washington’s battle
sword, and much more.
George Washington includes
biographical sidebars,
illustrations, and historical
facts that allow kids to explore
the life of George Washington
in a fun, hands-on way.

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