George Washington: Teenage Surveyor

George Washington was forced to drop out of school as a child due to financial challenges facing his family after his father’s death. Teenager George sets out to find a job to help with bills. A friend helps him land a job as a surveyor.

  • Childhood of a Leader
  • Friendship
  • Developing New Skills

Splash Read stories historical fiction short stories for kids. The stories are based on real events and intended to facilitate a discussion between parent and child or teacher and student. Each story teaches a lesson from the past and encourages critical thinking and problem-solving.

Splash Read stories have been read thousands of times across the globe. Books in the series have been ranked in the top 10 Kindle Best Seller list as well as the #1 New Release. While readers of all ages will enjoy the stories, they are best for children ages 5-15.