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Presidents' Day is a great gateway to teaching your children about the presidents.

TEACHING RESOURCES

History of Presidents' Day from usconsulate.org

Abraham Lincoln from ducksters.com

George Washington from washingtonsworld.org

ACTIVITIES

Coloring pages from crayola.com

CRAFT

Log Cabinfrom notimeforflashcards.com

What you need:

  • Cardboard
  • Popscicle sticks
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Flip top lid (from a baby wipes package)
  • A picture or drawing of President Lincoln
  • Crayons

What to do:

  • Have your child color the cardboard.
  • Trim and glue to Lincoln picture to fit into the flip top lid.
  • Cut the colored cardboard into a house and add the door (flip top lid).
  • Put clue on the cabin and place the popscicle sticks down to create the logs.
  • Let it dry.
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