Curriculum-Based Lesson Plans
(Intended to prepare your students for a park visit, but can be used as standalone lessons in the class as well)
The park's Education Program provides grade appropriate activities to help you and your students learn about Carl Sandburg. Pre and Post activities can be completed in the classroom while on-site activities can be completed while visiting the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site. Find the activities below that best meet your teaching needs. If you would like to visit with your class, please see Plan a Field Trip.
|K-2nd grade: Life on the Farm Activities|
|3-5th grade: Sandburg Through Time|
|6-8th grade: Through the Eyes of a Poet|
|9-12th grade: The Sandburg Spectrum|