• The First Lincoln Memorial

    Abraham Lincoln Birthplace

    National Historical Park Kentucky

Abraham Lincoln's Kentucky Influences

Lesson Plan Three

Abraham Lincoln was a very important president at a very critical time in American history. He was born in Kentucky and many of the people who influenced his life were also from Kentucky. Your product should give your readers/viewers insight into his life and any Kentucky influences you found in your research. Each student will have an opportunity to present their media pieces and we will have an opportunity to read the printed media.

Content: Social Studies
Grade Levels: 6 - 8
Length: 5-7 days

The lesson consists of the following items:

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Did You Know?

Picture of Lincoln's Tomb, Springfield, IL

Abraham Lincoln is buried in Springfield, Illinois in the Oak Ridge Cemetery. With the exception of his eldest son Robert Todd, who is buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Mary Todd, and the Lincoln children are buried in Springfield as well.