Griffith Public Schools


GEORGE WASHINGTON



Meet George Washington
Click on topics in the left frame.

In the green banner along the top, click on "Explore Mount Vernon" to have a look
at the different buildings and what they were used for.

http://www.mountvernon.org/learn/meet_george/index.cfm/




Timeline
Click on one of the 4 selections in the left frame--Early Life, Military Career, Revolutionary War, Presidency.
Click on "Milestones" at the top right for some interesting information.  I liked the "Book of Etiquette" :-)

http://www.pbs.org/georgewashington/timeline/index.html


The Patriot Papers
Check out the articles and the activities.
Click on "The Portrait" to explore its meaning. It has an Interactive Portrait that explains the symbolisms.
OR
Click on "Kids" and then "Portrait for Kids" to find the missing pieces of the portrait.

http://www.georgewashington.si.edu/kids/patriot.html




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