Read "I am Abraham Lincoln" by Brad Meltzer
“Kids always search for heroes, so we might as well have a say in it,” Brad Meltzer realized, and so he envisioned this friendly, fun approach to biography – for his own kids, and for yours. This book follows him from childhood to the presidency, including the Civil War and his legendary Gettysburg Address.
Use the following quote to discuss future goals and ambitions. Explain to them what it means to do your best.
Make an Abraham Lincoln Hand Print.
Here is a simple, yet creative, way to make an Abraham Lincoln craft.
Paint the child's hand (as seen below), stamp hand on white paper, and allow to dry. Once dry, paint (or draw) on hat and mouth. Finally, glue on wiggly eyes.