George Washington – Videos & Activities
Watch these videos to learn about George Washington, the first president of the United States.
The American Presidents: George Washington
Appropriate Grades: 1–4
Review common misconceptions about George Washington. Students will identify truth from fiction in this video about the man elected as the first president of the United States.
Source: Disney Education on youtube.com
Length: 3 minutes 14 seconds
George Washington – Making the Nation
Appropriate Grades: 5–8
This historical documentary follows George Washington from the First Continental Congress in 1774 to his death in 1799.
Source: Studies Weekly on youtube.com
Length: 5 minutes 33 seconds
Founding Father's Real Face
Appropriate Grades: 9-12
Discover the truth behind the legend of George Washington. This video identifies fact from fiction about the first president of the United States.
Source: National Geographic on youtube.com
Length: 4 minutes 11 seconds
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