George Washington Carver Seth Gresley
Birth – Date and Place <ul><li>Born 1861 </li></ul><ul><li>July 12 </li></ul>
Family <ul><li>Mother  </li></ul><ul><li>Sister </li></ul>
Early Childhood Life <ul><li>Got a job </li></ul><ul><li>Grew fruits to eat </li></ul><ul><li>Kidnapped by night raiders <...
Education <ul><li>Masters degree in 1886 </li></ul><ul><li>Went to school </li></ul><ul><li>Taught himself how to read got...
Accomplishments and Awards <ul><li>Won a medal  for attorney general </li></ul><ul><li>Made 300 things from peanuts  </li>...
Obstacles George Washington Carver Overcame <ul><li>Had to live in a shack </li></ul><ul><li>Very poor </li></ul>
Why I think George Washington Carver is a hero <ul><li>Making things from other plants </li></ul><ul><li>Made land better ...
Famous Quotes <ul><li>“ninety nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit  of making excuses”.  </li>...
Death – Date and Place <ul><li>Died 1943 January 5 </li></ul><ul><li>Died at Tuskegee, Alabama </li></ul>
Other Interesting Facts <ul><li>He was a very important scientist </li></ul><ul><li>He got his masters degree in 1896 for ...
More Interesting Facts <ul><li>Was a slave  </li></ul><ul><li>People called him the plant doctor  </li></ul><ul><li>Born a...
Bibliography <ul><li>Fredrick, Mc Kissack,  George Washington Carver </li></ul><ul><li>www.kshs.org </li></ul><ul><li>www....
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Seth

413

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
413
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Seth

  1. 1. George Washington Carver Seth Gresley
  2. 2. Birth – Date and Place <ul><li>Born 1861 </li></ul><ul><li>July 12 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Family <ul><li>Mother </li></ul><ul><li>Sister </li></ul>
  4. 4. Early Childhood Life <ul><li>Got a job </li></ul><ul><li>Grew fruits to eat </li></ul><ul><li>Kidnapped by night raiders </li></ul>
  5. 5. Education <ul><li>Masters degree in 1886 </li></ul><ul><li>Went to school </li></ul><ul><li>Taught himself how to read got education at 12 years of age </li></ul><ul><li>Went to science classes </li></ul>
  6. 6. Accomplishments and Awards <ul><li>Won a medal for attorney general </li></ul><ul><li>Made 300 things from peanuts </li></ul>
  7. 7. Obstacles George Washington Carver Overcame <ul><li>Had to live in a shack </li></ul><ul><li>Very poor </li></ul>
  8. 8. Why I think George Washington Carver is a hero <ul><li>Making things from other plants </li></ul><ul><li>Made land better </li></ul>
  9. 9. Famous Quotes <ul><li>“ninety nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses”. </li></ul><ul><li>“If you love it enough, anything will walk to you” </li></ul><ul><li>Where there are no vision there is no hope </li></ul><ul><li>IF you live it enough , anything will talk with you </li></ul>
  10. 10. Death – Date and Place <ul><li>Died 1943 January 5 </li></ul><ul><li>Died at Tuskegee, Alabama </li></ul>
  11. 11. Other Interesting Facts <ul><li>He was a very important scientist </li></ul><ul><li>He got his masters degree in 1896 for science </li></ul><ul><li>The carvers family was kidnapped </li></ul><ul><li>Found at least 300 ways to use peanuts </li></ul><ul><li>Had to live in a shack because he was very poor </li></ul><ul><li>Got offered a job </li></ul>
  12. 12. More Interesting Facts <ul><li>Was a slave </li></ul><ul><li>People called him the plant doctor </li></ul><ul><li>Born a slave </li></ul><ul><li>American scientist </li></ul><ul><li>Made products from other plants </li></ul><ul><li>Was called Farmers Best Friend </li></ul>
  13. 13. Bibliography <ul><li>Fredrick, Mc Kissack, George Washington Carver </li></ul><ul><li>www.kshs.org </li></ul><ul><li>www.gardenofpraise.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.yahoo.com/kids </li></ul>
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×