Curriculum-Based Lesson Plans
Middle School Curriculum Guide (to be used in the classroom)
Where to? What Next? Education Film
Use lesson plans with Where to? What next? They have been designed to meet education standards while creating an interactive and educational environment for students to learn about the life of the famous American poet, Carl Sandburg, while exploring their own life. You may contact the park's education program coordinator to have a free copy of the DVD and lesson plans mailed to your classroom.
Curriculum Materials Available from the National Park Service
Did You Know?
The Sandburgs were experts in recycling and reusing. The museum collection is full of repurposed objects, such as envelopes cut on three sides to form filing folders and this law book that was converted into a cookbook to hold recipes.