Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Bio Poem Internet Research Sheet

Use the links below to find information about Abraham Lincoln.

Record answers on the ANSWER SHEET provided by your teacher.

 

STATS:

Birth date, Birth place, Name of Parents

http://www.biography.com/search/article.do?id=9382540

http://showcase.netins.net/web/creative/lincoln/education/glance.htm

http://www.alplm.org/timeline/timeline.html

http://www.nps.gov/abli/planyourvisit/lincolnbio.htm

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Name the siblings (brothers and sisters) of Lincoln.

http://showcase.netins.net/web/creative/lincoln/education/glance.htm

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What kind and how much education did Lincoln have?

http://www.biography.com/search/article.do?id=9382540

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Find some of the jobs Lincoln held during his lifetime.

http://www.biography.com/search/article.do?id=9382540

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Family Information

Name of Wife, Date of Marriage, Names of Children

http://www.biography.com/search/article.do?id=9382540

http://showcase.netins.net/web/creative/lincoln/education/glance.htm

http://www.alplm.org/timeline/timeline.html

http://www.abrahamlincoln200.org/lincolns-life/lincolns-family/default.aspx?ekmensel=c580fa7b_18_174_btnlink

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Physical Characteristics

How tall was Lincoln?

Describe Lincolns appearance.

http://showcase.netins.net/web/creative/lincoln/education/glance.htm

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What was Lincolns nickname?

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Famous Speeches or Quotes

Gettysburg Address How long is this speech?  What did Lincoln say?

http://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?flash=true&doc=36

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/pres/lincoln/

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Find a famous quote from Lincoln.

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President Lincoln

What number President was Lincoln?

What year(s) did he serve as President?

Who were Lincolns Vice Presidents?

http://showcase.netins.net/web/creative/lincoln/education/glance.htm

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/pres/lincoln/

http://www.americanpresidents.org/presidents/president.asp?PresidentNumber=16

http://millercenter.org/academic/americanpresident/lincoln

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Civil War

Emancipation Proclamation: What did this say about slavery?

http://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?doc=34

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Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution What did it do?

http://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?flash=true&doc=40

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Death

Who killed Lincoln?

When and where did Lincoln die?

How was Lincoln killed?

Where is Lincoln buried?

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Poetry

Who wrote the poem O Captain My Captain?

When and why was the poem written?

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/lyrical/poems/my_captain.html

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Lincoln Memorial

How tall is the statue of Lincoln?

How much does the statue weigh?

Describe the Lincoln Memorial.

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/3-5/symbols/lincoln.html

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Mount Rushmore

Where is Mount Rushmore?

Name the four Presidents whose heads appear carved into Mount Rushmore.

http://www.nps.gov/moru/historyculture/why-these-four.htm

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Lincoln Pennies

When was the first penny with Lincolns head on it issued?

How many Lincoln Bicentennial pennies will there be?

What will be pictured on the back of each of these pennies?

http://www.usmint.gov/kids/coinNews/cents/

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Find two Fun Facts

http://www.abrahamlincoln200.org/for-kids/honest-abe-quiz/default.aspx?ekmensel=c580fa7b_12_76_btnlink

 
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