This PowerPoint of George Washington Carver, also called the Peanut Man (or the Wizard of Tuskegee) is great for Black History Month or as a supplement to your history unit on 20th century leaders. A biography of the highlights of the life of George Washington Carver, his childhood (born a slave), his schooling, his interest in plants, animals, and art, and his accomplishments in the field of botany and how his work helped poor cotton farmers with crop rotation and alternative crops like sweet potatoes, soy beans, and peanuts. Students will love learning about this great American hero. 22 slides. Several slides with review questions and answers, which are print friendly. Widescreen format.
© Deborah Hayes aka HappyEdugator. For classroom and homeschool use.