by Jean Fritz


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The lessons on this page were submitted by Susan McGuire,
a third grade teacher in Bakersfield, California.


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627001: The Real George Washington: The True Story of America"s Greatest Diplomat The Real George Washington: The True Story of America's Greatest Diplomat
By Andrew M. Allison / National Center For Constitutional Study

Appropriately enough, the story of our first president's life reflects much of America's own. Rather than focus on the interpretations of historians, this up-close-and-personal look relies on Washington's own words---through biography and important and insightful passages from his writings. Much can be learned by studying the sound principles of one of our Founding Fathers! 928 pages, softcover from National Center for Constitutional Studies.

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448923: Who Was George Washington? Who Was George Washington?
By Roberta Edwards / Grosset & Dunlap

In 1789, George Washington became the first president of the United States. He has been called the father of our country for leading America through its early years. Washington also served in two major wars during his lifetime: the French and Indian War and the American Revolution. With over 100 black-and-white illustrations, Washington's fascinating story comes to life?revealing the real man, not just the face on the dollar bill!

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Chalk Box Kid

Flat Stanley

Boxcar Children

Surprise Island

Stone Fox

Lily and Miss Liberty

Helen Keller

The Tree That
Would Not Die

Little House
in the Big Woods

Muggie Maggie

Finding the Titanic

Go Fish


Samuel's Choice

George Washington's

Beany Goes
To Camp

Amelia Bedelia


Henry and Mudge
in Puddle Trouble

Nate the Great and the
Monster Mess

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