George Washington Carver

Stephanie Macceca (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433391194

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George Washington Carver was a skilled botanist who became famous for his work with peanuts and other plants. Readers will discover the captivating life of this incredible scientist in this engaging scientific biography. Using colorful photos and graphs, children will learn why Carver was known as "The Plant Doctor" as a child and how his work with peanuts, sweet potatoes, and pecans helped change the way people used plants! The helpful glossary and index aid in better understanding of the content, while a simple, interesting experiment leaves children engaged and excited to learn more!

Reading Level
Lexile
600L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
R
ATOS
3.9
DRA
34
Categories
Genre
Biographies Nature Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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