‘Hot Dog! Eleanor Roosevelt Throws a Picnic’ by Leslie Kimmelman. In June of 1939, British monarchs King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit America, the first visit ever by reigning British royalty. As part of the festivities, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt hosts an all-American picnic that includes hot dogs, a menu item that shocks some people. 4/9/14
Image of Lincoln done in script of the Gettysbury Address. (On display @ Civil War Museum: Springfield, IL)
Great list of resources for a unit study on Daniel Boone| LaToyaEdwards.net
Biographies about famous women in history for kids.
In 1930, when other girls are content to play with dolls, Betty June Skelton played with her metal plane. And so begins this engaging picture book biography about a woman who dared to dream high and became the first lady of firsts. From the Non Fiction Detectives.
Kids are natural engineers. Inspire them!