This website provides several activities that can be used for President's day in a first grade classroom. Start the lesson with a read aloud to introduce the idea of Presidents, and continue with watching a Brain Pop on George Washington. The students created a graphic organizer and a picture of him.
George Washington Carver Writing - Great Black History Month Activity
George Washington Carver Activities: Use this graphic organizer and Flap book writing printable when learning about George Washington Carver. This resource includes two ways for your children to share what they have learned about him in writing. Flap Book Writing Printable (color and black and white) Fast Facts (color and black and white)
George Washington Carver - born into slavery he was a scientist, botanist, inventor, & educator. He has been credited for discovering over 300 uses for the peanut and hundreds of uses for soybeans, pecans, & sweet potatoes.
George Washington's entire adulthood is reflected in these rooms. By looking carefully at the furnishings and decorative features, you can find clues to Washington's character, tastes, and accomplishments, as well as his aspirations for a fledgling United States.