George Washington, The Very First Leader, tells the story of how the leaders of the early American colonies, was asked to take the role of the first president. This poem includes roles by James Monroe, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and George Washington. Great for grades 1-3.
The Teaching Resources include activities that expand vocabulary, and content knowledge that introduces beginning readers to important figures in our country’s history. Included is background information and extension activities teach key concepts and vocabulary.