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Nov 18

President Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address of November 19, 1863

The largest Civil War battle ever waged in the Western Hemisphere was fought near the small town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The Battle of Gettysburg began on July 1, 1863 and ended two days later with the climactic “Pickett’s Charge.” More … Read More



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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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Nov 19

The Gettysburg Address

On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln gave his famous speech at the dedication of Gettysburg National Cemetery on Cemetery Hill at the battlefield site. Print out a copy Lincoln’s 2-minute speech, and practice reciting it today: http://www.homeschoolpatriot.com/GettysburgAddress.pdf



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Feb 13

Valentine’s Day & President’s Day Resources

Here are some resources for Valentine’s Day on Friday and President’s Day on Monday. Valentine’s Day Page Valentine Cutouts Valentine Gospel Tract Presidents Day Page Abraham Lincoln Biography George Washington Biography Presidents Day Quiz Washington Word Find Have a nice … Read More



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Feb 21

February’s Famous Homeschoolers

Besides George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, the following famous homeschoolers were born in February: Ansel Adams, Thomas Edison, Wilson “Snowflake” Bentley, Charles Dickens, and Laura Ingalls Wilder. (Laura was taught at home when she was unable to attend school due … Read More



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