From the Back Cover
Fascinating Facts and Fun Projects
It's important to learn about the U.S. presidents, but it's evenbetter to have fun while doing it. Have Fun with the Presidents is filled with activities, recipes, games, puzzles, profiles, quotes, andfascinating facts about all of the American presidents, fromGeorge Washington to George W. Bush.
You will learn all kinds of interesting things about the presidents,their families, and the times in which they lived, but this ismuch more than just a book of facts. The games and activities in Have Fun with the Presidents will give you a better understandingof each president's important contributions, interesting hobbies,and unique personality.
While you are learning about the eventful lives of theAmerican presidents, you will also discover how to:
- Make your own fossil imprints, similar to the ones thatThomas Jefferson collected.
- Make a beautiful summer wreath like the ones thatdecorated Martin Van Buren's home.
- Play a game of battlefield strategy based on techniquesused by Ulysses S. Grant.
- And much more!
About the Author
David C. King
is a former history teacher and an award-winning author who haswritten more than thirty books for children and young adults, including the books in Wiley's American Kids in History and American Heritage
, American Voices