Abraham Lincoln for Kids: His Life and Times with 21 Activities

封面
Chicago Review Press, 2007年7月1日 - 160 頁
Providing a fresh perspective on one of the most beloved presidents of all time, this illuminating activity book tells the rich story of Abraham Lincoln’s life and details the events of his era. Highlighting Lincoln’s warm, generous spirit and impressive intellect, the guide teaches children about his fascinating life story, his struggles at the onset of the Civil War, and his relevance in today’s world. Activities include delivering a speech, holding a debate, drawing political cartoons, and making a stovepipe hat or miniature Mississippi River flatboat. Lively sidebars, abundant photographs and illustrations, and fun projects help to kick the dust off old Honest Abe. Also included are selections from some of Lincoln’s most famous speeches and documents, as well as a resource section of Web sites to explore and sites to visit, making this a comprehensive Lincoln biography for young readers.
 

讀者評論 - 撰寫評論

Abraham Lincoln for Kids

用戶評語  - treesform - Overstock.com

I purchased this book for my 6 years old son I was dissapointed because it is for 9 years old and over I wish this important info was on the description of the book. 閱讀評論全文

LibraryThing Review

用戶評語  - SASegsworth - LibraryThing

Informational and experiential book sharing Lincoln's life and culture with fun activities to help children identify with his life. 閱讀評論全文

內容

Chapter 1 Abraham Lincoln Is My Name
1
Chapter 2 Worthy of Their Esteem
17
Chapter 3 The Long and Short of It
33
Chapter 4 The Rail Splitter for President
49
Chapter 5 A Task Before Me
67
Chapter 6 We Must Think Anew and Act Anew
83
Chapter 7 Increased Devotion
103
Chapter 8 With Malice Toward None
119
Abraham Lincoln Sites to Visit
139
Web Sites to Explore
142
Bibliography
144
Index
146
版權所有

其他版本 - 查看全部

常見字詞

關於作者 (2007)

Janis Herbert is the author of The American Revolution for Kids, The Civil War for Kids, Leonardo Da Vinci for Kids, Lewis and Clark for Kids, and Marco Polo for Kids. She lives in Oak Park, Illinois.

書目資訊