Tuesday, January 31, 2006
George Did It by Suzanne Tripp Jurmain
I’m sure you know that George Washington was America’s first president, but did you know that he didn’t want the job? He had helped America win the war, and now he wanted to be with his wife and tend his farm. Another big reason he didn’t want to be president- he was NERVOUS that he wouldn’t be good at! Find out how an ordinary American citizen stepped up when his country needed him and did great things.
Recommended for Grades K-6