ERIC Number: ED418895
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
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Famous Americans: George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
This book provides background information and ideas for teaching about George Washington and Abraham Lincoln at the primary grade level. Cross-curricular activities include work in music, writing, art, research, plays, and games. A pull-out poster with a poem on "President's Day" is stapled in the center of the book. Chapters in the book are: (1) "Getting to Know George"; (2) "The Father of His Country"; (3) "All about Abe"; (4) "President of a Divided Nation"; and (5) "Heading Into History." Nineteen additional resources and literature links are suggested. (EH)
Descriptors: Federal Government, Interdisciplinary Approach, Presidents of the United States, Primary Education, Social Studies, United States History
Scholastic Professional Books, 555 Broadway, New York, NY 10012; telephone: 800-724-6527.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Lincoln (Abraham); Washington (George)