Lesson Plans & Teacher Guides
Below are two downloadable packets offered by Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site for teachers' use. The packets are available to download as one large file, or in sections. Please click on the appropriate link below to download the desired document.
Longfellow's Life & Legacy
Poetry and the Imagination
Did You Know?
Henry W. Longfellow grew his beard to hide scars received as a result of a fire in 1861 that killed his wife Fanny and burned his neck and face.