Presidents' Day Teaching Ideas

Honor past U.S. presidents with these crafts, printables, and activities for Presidents' Day. Use these resources to celebrate Abraham Lincoln's birthday (February 12), George Washington's birthday (February 22) and Presidents' Day (third Monday in February).
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This chart lists U.S. presidents' birth places, parties, and birth and death dates. Use this reference when studying U.S. History, celebrating Presidents' Day, or learning about the presidential election process. (Grades K-12)

Overview of U.S. Presidents: Basic Facts & Figures (Grades K-12)

This chart lists U. presidents' birth places, parties, and birth and death dates. Use this reference when studying U. History, celebrating Presidents' Day, or learning about the presidential election process.

In this printable warm-up, students read a short biography on Franklin D. Roosevelt and answer reading comprehension questions. (Grades 5 & 6 - useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

Franklin D. Roosevelt Biography: A Reading Warm-Up

In this printable warm-up, students read a short biography on Franklin D. Roosevelt and answer reading comprehension questions. (Grades 5 & 6 - useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.

This literature guide to Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind an American Friendship includes a pre-reading activity, discussion questions, and post-reading activities about these two key figures in U.S. history. Students will answer questions about Lincoln and Douglass' childhood, their careers, and the abolition movement.

Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind an American Friendship Discussion Guide

This literature guide to Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind an American Friendship includes a pre-reading activity, discussion questions, and post-reading activities about these two key figures in U.

10 Share-Worthy Obama Quotes for Teachers  (Useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

10 Share-Worthy Obama Quotes for Teachers

Christians need to hold teachers and preachers accountable for what they teach in the Word of God. Curriculum, lessons and sermons must align biblically or it is false teaching. From "Token Faith" by Terrie Bentley McKee

Students read about the Progressive Movement and "The Age of Reform" in this printable reading warm-up. After reading the American history text, students answer reading comprehension questions. (Grades 5 & 6 - useful for Presidents' Day and history lesson planning.)

The Progressive Movement Reading Warm-Up

Students read about the Progressive Movement and "The Age of Reform" in this printable reading warm-up. After reading the American history text, students answer reading comprehension questions.

Study the life and accomplishments of Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States. Though these educational videos and related activities, students will learn about Lincoln's childhood, his political career, his views on slavery, the Civil War, the Emancipation Proclamation, and his assassination. Each video is paired with three extension activities for your classroom. (Useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

Abraham Lincoln Videos & Activities for Presidents' Day

Study the life and accomplishments of Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States. Though these educational videos and related activities, students will learn about Lincoln's childhood, his political career, his views on slavery, the Civil War, the Emancipation Proclamation, and his assassination. Each video is paired with three extension activities for your classroom. (Useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

A biography of Thomas Jefferson. (Grades K-12 - useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

President Thomas Jefferson Biography

A biography of Thomas Jefferson. (Grades - useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.

3 Quick & Easy Presidents' Day Crafts

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3 Quick and Easy Presidents' Day Crafts

Learn about landmarks in Washington, D.C. through this slideshow featuring some of the capital city's most notable sites. (Useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

through this slideshow featuring some of the capital city's most notable sites. (Useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.

Fourteen candidates have become president of the United States with a popular vote less than 50% of the total cast. Read more about it in this article. (Grades K-12 - useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

Presidents Elected Without a Majority of Votes

Fourteen candidates have become president of the United States with a popular vote less than of the total cast. (Grades - useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.

A biography of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. (Grades K-12 - useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

President John Fitzgerald Kennedy Biography

An explosive new report by Politico blows the lid off the Warren Commission's investigation of the JFK assassination

Celebrate Presidents' Day this February with one or all of our favorite activities. There are printables, lesson plans, and more resources for you to enjoy with your class. Read biographies of Washington and Lincoln, complete printable crossword puzzles, and learn all about Presidential history.

Favorite Presidents' Day Printables Gallery (Grades K-8)

Celebrate Presidents' Day this February with one or all of our favorite activities. There are printables, lesson plans, and more resources for you to enjoy with your class.

Examine the life of a Nobel Peace Prize recipient with the resources in this printable teacher's guide for Theodore Roosevelt, a biography of the 26th president of the United States. This guide includes six cross-curricular activities to increase students' knowledge of American history and politics while improving their social studies, language arts, geography, and computer skills. (Grades 5-9 - useful for Presidents' Day lesson planning.)

Theodore Roosevelt Teacher's Guide - Literature Printable, Grades 5-9

Examine the life of a Nobel Peace Prize recipient with the resources in this printable teacher's guide for Theodore Roosevelt, a biography of the president of the United States. This guide includes six cross-curricular activities to increase

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