Original artwork accompanies this biography of George Washington Carver, an African-American scientist, educator, and inventor.
The George Washington Carver biography will be included in a series of historical figures who have exhibited individualism and inventiveness.
This can be used in conjunction with a unit, or as a stand alone reading comprehension passage. 10 questions cover skills in reading a timeline, cause/effect, and using text evidence.
Depending on the level of your students, an essay question for this
selection might be:
Citing text evidence, write a paragraph about the contributions
George Washington Carver made to our nation.
The bibliography includes New Standard Encyclopedia, biography.com, and nps.gov.
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