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Presidents of the United States
Thomas Jefferson

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Presidents of the United States


Thomas Jefferson
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Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 4 to 6
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   4.03

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    president, vice, draft, jobs, third, scholar, architect, lawyer, government, inventor, free, life, died, office, wife, also
     content words:    Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, John Adams, Louisiana Purchase, United States


Thomas Jefferson
By Meg Leonard
  

1     Thomas Jefferson was the third president. He was president from 1801 to 1809. He was born in Virginia. He was born in 1743. Thomas had many skills. He was a lawyer. He was an architect. He was an inventor. He was also a scholar. This was because he read many books in his life. He believed in liberty. Thomas thought the colonies should be free. He wrote the first draft of the Declaration of Independence. He also held many jobs in the government. He was the Secretary of State. This was under George Washington. He was the vice president under John Adams. Thomas had to make big decisions as president. One was the Louisiana Purchase. .....
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Presidents of the United States
             Presidents of the United States


United States
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    American Government  
 
    Black History and Blacks in U.S. History  
 
    Children in History  
 
    Government Careers  
 
    Hispanic Heritage  
 
    How Can I Help?  
 
 
    Immigration  
 
    National Parks and Monuments  
 
    Native Americans  
 
    Presidents of the United States  
 
    Women's History  
 


United States History
    A Nation Divided
(1840-1861)
 
 
    A New Nation
(1776-1830)
 
 
    After the Civil War
(1865-1870)
 
 
    American Revolution  
 
    Cold War
(1947-1991)
 
 
    Colonial America (1492-1776)  
 
    Lewis and Clark
(1804-1806)
 
 
    Pearl Harbor  
 
    Spanish American War (1898)  
 
    The 1890's  
 
    The 1900's  
 
    The 1910's  
 
    The 1920's  
 
    The 1930's  
 
 
    The 1940's  
 
    The 1950's  
 
    The 1960's  
 
    The 1970's  
 
    The 1980's  
 
    The 1990's  
 
    The 2000's  
 
    The Civil War
(1861-1865)
 
 
    The Great Depression
(1929-1945)
 
 
    The United States Grows
(1865-1900)
 
 
    The War of 1812  
 
    Wild, Wild West  
 
    World War I
(1914-1918)
 
 
    World War II  
 


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