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

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