Middle School Curriculum Guide
Bring Carl Sandburg and the National Park Service into your classroom with this series of lesson plans. Subjects include American History, Social Studies and English. The plans can be used independently or follow the order and each builds on the one before.
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Did You Know?
Carl Sandburg was not the only notable American to live in this stately home. German born Christopher Memminger(1803-1888), Secretary of the Treasury for the Confederate Army from 1861-1864, had this home built in 1838 to escape malaria ridden Charleston, SC summers and 1860's war-torn Charleston.