A Weed is a Flower
From humble beginnings, George Washington Carver became one of the greatest scientists in the United States. His dedication to helping his people led him to find over three hundred uses for the peanut and over one hundred uses for the sweet potato.
A simple biography of the man, born a slave, who became a scientist and devoted his entire life to helping the South improve its agriculture.
RI.3.6. Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.
RI.K.8. With prompting and support, identify the reasons an author gives to support points in a text.
SL.2.2. Recount or describe key ideas or details from a text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media.