• Inside the Lincoln Sitting Room

    Lincoln Home

    National Historic Site Illinois

5th Grade Curriculum Education Program

Interpreters will present this program using techniques, activities, and materials specially designed to meet the needs of the fifth grade curriculum/standards and organized groups with primarily 10 and 11 year olds, while furthering the mission of the Lincoln Home National Historic Site. The mission of the Lincoln Home National Historic Site is to preserve Mr. Lincoln’s home and neighborhood for future generations to enjoy.

A Nation Drifts Apart
5th Grade Curriculum Education Program

Did You Know?

Photo of Model of Lincoln's Patent

Abraham Lincoln is the only president to hold a patent. His patent was for a system of chambers designed to refloat boats that had run aground. He received Patent No. 6469 on May 22, 1849. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois