• 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?

Fido, the Lincoln family pet

Abraham Lincoln and his family owned a pet dog while they lived in Springfield. Fido, a retriever/shepherd mix lived with the Lincoln's until they left for Washington D.C. Fido remained in Springfield with family friends. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois