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Feb 12

Abraham Lincoln: The Boy, The Man

February 12 is Abraham Lincoln’s birthday! Read his bio: http://www.famoushomeschoolers.net/bio_lincoln.html Visit the Lincoln Interactive Website to virtually tour the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Learn how to recognize the ancient symbols hidden in the Lincoln Memorial. Hint: I always thought … Read More



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Jan 17

Ben Franklin: An American Renaissance Man

Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston on January 17, 1706. Franklin was the quintessential American, and the classic example of a self-made man. He strived to constantly improve himself and to accomplish his ambitions. Despite being born into a poor … Read More



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Aug 01

Two Pairs of Famous Homeschoolers Have August Birthdays!

William Clark and Meriwether Lewis of the Lewis & Clark Expedition were both born this month (August 1, 1770 and August 18, 1774, respectively). http://www.famoushomeschoolers.net/bio_lewisclark.html The Wright brothers have their birthdays this month, too. Wilbur Wright was born on August … Read More



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