Draw A Map
Booker T. Washington lives and works in several places throughout his life. Make a list of every place where he lived. Then find and label these towns and cities on a map of the United States.
As a child, Booker works in salt mines and coal mines. Research these jobs and write brief job descriptions, including what miners do, what conditions they work in, and what risks they face.
Booker attends Hampton Institute in Hampton, Virginia, and later is put in charge of Tuskegee Institute in Tuskegee, Alabama. Both of these schools still exist today, now known as Hampton University and Tuskegee University. Find and browse through these universities' websites. For each university, make a list of highlights, including colleges, academic programs, student life, sports, mascot, and interesting trivia.
Booker T. Washington National Monument
In Hardy, Virginia...
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