George Washington Carver was responsible for peanut butter. He was also developed a lot of other uses for peanuts. He is part of the first grade curriculum in Georgia. This post includes a video, and a free printable craftivity for teaching kids about George Washington Carver.
FREEBIE! George Washington Carver reading comprehension passage with multiple choice and differentiated writing paper. Great for Black History Month or anytime you need to work on comprehension.. by Mrs V's Chickadees | Teachers Pay Teachers
George Washington Carver - (1864-1943) - An American scientist, botanist, educator, and inventor, recognized for his many achievements and talents. In 1941, Time magazine dubbed Carver a "Black Leonardo da Vinci." (He was also a very kind man.)
George Washington Carver, who was born a slave, lived a fruitful life of service to others because he knew the secret of returning good for evil. ~ to read a 1-minute devotion about this man, click the image and when it enlarges, click again.