Washington, DC, History for Kids: The Making of a Capital City, with 21 Activities
- By Richard Panchyk
- Paperback: 144 pages
- Ages: 9 and up
- Grades: 4 - 6
Chronicling the rich and fascinating history of Washington, DC, this useful resource for teachers and parents reveals to young readers the city’s remarkable past. Through 21 hands-on activities children will learn about our nation's capital, as they gather items for a building cornerstone’s time capsule, design a memorial for a favorite president, and take a walking tour of the National Mall. The book also includes a timeline and list of books, websites, and places to visit.