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Thomas Jefferson For Kids : His Life And Times, With 21 Activities (2011)


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Kids' BiographiesY/BIOGRAPHY/352.23/JEFFERSON,T/MILAvailable
Published: Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press, 2011
Description:  132 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 22 x 28 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781569763483, 1569763488,
Language:  English

Introduces the life and accomplishments of Thomas Jefferson and provides activities based on the era in which he lived

NC 1100


"Bold in the pursuit of knowledge": Play "The royal game of the goose" ; Plot a map ; Dance a reel -- "His majesty has no right": Design a Palladian window ;Grow a plant from a cutting ; Make fresh grape juice -- "In open rebellion": -- Create a Declaration of Independence word search ; Build a model solar system ; Keep track on an "Ivory notebook" -- An American in Paris: Organize your library like Mr. Jefferson ; Make a simple microscope ; Doric, Ionic, or Corinthian? Make a classical column ; Bake a macaroni (and cheese) pie -- "The hated occupations of politics": Weaving ; Draw a floor plan and elevation ; Paint a buffalo robe ; Paint a compass rose -- "By which I most wish to be remembered": Observe the weather ; Gather a leaf collection ; Design a peace medal ; Play a word game ; Dab a theorem painting

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