Black History Month -- School-age
George Washington Carver
George Washington Carver (1865?-1943) - Scientist, Botanist, educator, and inventor.
“I wanted to know the name of every stone and flower and insect and bird and beast. I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life - but there was no one to tell me." - George Washington Carver
Scholastic - George Washington Carver: Famous American Mini-Book
George Washington Carver Little Book Brief biography of George Washington Carver and put together a lift-tab book.
Sites to See
Katherine G. Johnson
Katherine G. Johnson (1918- ) - Physicist and mathematician.
“I counted everything. I counted the steps to the road, the steps up to church, the number of dishes and silverware I washed … anything that could be counted, I did." - Katherine G. Johnson
Small biography of Katherine G. Johnson. Find the answer to the questions by solving the math problems.
Katherine Johnson (Ready to Read)
by Thea Feldman
Nasa Mathematician Katherine Johnson (STEM Trailblazer Bios)
by Heather E. Schwartz