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George Washington Crossing the Delaware

George Washington for ESL Students

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George Washington was the first president of the United States. He was a great president. His picture is on the American quarter and on the one dollar bill. Washington, D.C. is named after him. In this lesson, you will see pictures of George Washington, the War for Independence, and the Washington Memorial in Washington, D.C. I hope you enjoy learning about this famous American. (3 pages)

George Washington

Who is George Washington?

  • George Washington was the first president of the United States.


  • He was president from 1789-1797.

 

George Washington on Horse, 1776

When was George Washington born?

  • He was born on February 22, 1732.


  • He was born on his father's plantation in Virginia. His family was rich.

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