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2019 NCSS/NCGE/TCSS Conference | One Hour Session

Cherry Picking the Truth! Disrupting Myths about George Washington

Sat Dec 1 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm
Regency C, Ballroom Level, West Tower
US History
Engage elementary students' minds with primary and secondary sources to reveal the truth about myths about George Washington, including stories about his wooden teeth, wig, and the cherry tree incident.

Eric Groce, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC; Michelle Bauml, Texas Christian University, Ft. Worth, TX; Tina Heafner, UNC Charlotte, NC