Sample Lesson Plans for History Teachers
Based on "What Do You Do with An Idea"
The Lincoln Cottage
Sample Lesson Plans for History Teachers Based on "What Do You Do with An Idea"
- Idea Portraits - "What Do You Do with An Idea?"
This exercise was developed by 2014 Civil War Washington Teacher Fellow Beverly Blackmon, who is a 3rd and 4th grade gifted teacher in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. To read more about the project a complete lesson plan and materials, please visit www.lincolncottage.org/visit/education
Link to PDF of the Idea Portrait Lesson Plan
- President Lincoln's Cottage at the Soldiers' Home
"A visit to President Lincoln’s Cottage inspires young minds to consider the example of Lincoln’s leadership and character and his impact on students’ lives today.
- Distance Learning Programs
President Lincoln’s Cottage offers distance learning programs that can be used in the classroom or computer lab for grades 6-12.
Learn more about President Lincoln’s Cottage’s distance learning programs.