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Lesson Purpose

Ten newspaper-style explorations into the character traits of George Washington. Character traits covered include integrity, courage, perseverance, humility and devotion among others. This resource was created by 2013-2014 Life Guard Teacher Fellow Lisa Schisler. 


Lesson Objectives:

  • Students will explore the character traits of George Washington to further understand his leadership and legacy.

Related Standards:

  • Reading Informational Texts
  • Reading for Perspective

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