In 1940, this book was awarded the Caldecott medal for this picture book about the life of the boy born on the Kentucky frontier who became the sixteenth president of the United States. If you are a fan of the d’Aulaire’s, this one won’t let you down!
- Knowledge Box Central families: Use this alongside the American History –1776 to present– lapbooks and booklets.
- Tapestry of Grace families: Read for 1 week.
- Weaver Curriculum families: Use as an option during your study of the Civil War.