Use this Mount Rushmore Story Paper to write a report about Mount Rushmore, a story about a visit, or to write about who you think should be added to the mountain. What great American deserves a place among these four?
You’ll want to start by learning a little bit about Mount Rushmore and each of the presidents who are carved on the mountain. They are George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln.
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This Mount Rushmore Story Paper was made for Layers of Learning Unit 4-11. Use it to learn all about the symbols and landmarks of the United States with your kids. Layers of Learning is a hands-on curriculum for all ages from 1st grade up to graduation. Learn more at our Curriculum Guide. Besides this geography subject, the unit also includes a history section on World War II, a science section all about the chemistry of air and water, and an arts section about art made during times of war.
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