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General Robert E. Lee's Birthday

“It is well that war is so terrible…or we should grow too fond of it.”


Childhood of Famous Americans Series **Why we love them and crafting projects for Harry Houdini**

In September of last year, I was introduced to the Childhood of Famous Americans series. I was not familiar with this series, however, I am so thankful that I was introduced to these wonderful books. 256 more words


Babe Ruth

This biography was taken from Babe Ruth’s official website.
George Herman Ruth Jr. was born on February 6, 1895 in Baltimore, Maryland to parents George Sr. 1,080 more words

Guess Who? Famous Americans edition!

This is a Guess Who game where the cards have been replaced with cards of famous Americans! I am so excited to share this game, it took me quite a while, but I was very pleased with the result. 234 more words

The Little Prince Project

Aug. 13, 2014 - International Left-handers day

International Left-Handers Day is a day to bring attention to the struggles which lefties face daily in a right-handed society.  August 13th is observed as International Left-Handers Day. 95 more words

Fun Stuff

Thomas Jefferson Week

Our third grade classes went on a field trip to visit Monticello, the home of Thomas Jefferson, this week. To prepare for this trip we had Thomas Jefferson Week in my language arts classroom! 1,227 more words

Responsive Classroom

Lady Bird Johnson

Student: Kathy Freeman

Our Social Studies for Teachers class has decided to create a Wax Museum with Journey Boxes of famous Americans. I have chosen Lady Bird Johnson and am looking forward to this year’s Student Achievement Showcase. 14 more words