Presidents' Day

Presidents

By James G. Barber

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"Discover the presidents who shaped American history from the Founding Fathers to today's leaders."
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Presidents

By Martin W. Sandler

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This books offers a fascinating look into the past at some of the most important events in our country's history through the pictures stored in the Library of Congress' vast archives.

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Presidents' Day

By Lynn Peppas

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What began as a day to celebrate the birthday of George Washington, the first president of the United States of America, has grown to include every other president to serve as leader of the country. Learn all about Presidents' Day, from its earliest beginnings to how Americans celebrate this occasion today. Children will love this easy-to-understand introduction of this important national holiday.
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Presidents' Day

By Anne Rockwell

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Mrs. Madoff's class learns about Presidents' Day and puts on a play about the men who inspired the holiday, particularly those featured on Mount Rushmore.
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Presidents' Day

By Margaret McNamara

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It's the week of Presidents' Day, and the kids in Mrs. Connor's class learn fun facts about presidents past and present in honor of the holiday.

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Presidents' Day Magic

By James W. Baker

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Here's an idea for a class project.
This book teaches how to perform magic tricks revolving around a Presidents' Day theme.

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Rushmore

By Lynn Curlee

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Learn how this patriotic shrine and tourist attraction was conceived, designed, and created by the dedicated artist Gutzon Borglum.

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Scholastic Encyclopedia of the Presidents and Their Times

By David Rubel

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Each U.S. president's story unfolds in historical context in a graphically exciting, single-volume encyclopedia created especially for young readers. With one page allotted for each year of a president's term (including Clinton), students learn accomplishments and disappointments of each president, plus how the nation grew during each administration.

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So You Want To Be President?

By Judith St. George and David Small (illustrator)

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Rollicking cartoon caricatures animate this clever collection of quirky tidbits and all-too-human facts about those 41 white males that we have come to know as "President."

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The President Has Been Shot! True Stories of the Attacks on ten U.S. Presidents

By Rebecca Jones

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Nothing stuns the country like the death of its leader. Four U.S. presidents have been killed in office, and attempts have been made on six other presidents' lives. These events are covered in a highly readable style, with fascinating details about the assailants and the attacks, straightforward presentation of conspiracy theories, and abundant use of prints and photographs from newspapers and magazines.

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