A history lesson on Honest Abe from a 12 year old who cares not for learning history.
Middle school and history class. 2 phrases that don’t get along.
I enjoy history. Not just American history but World History. To know where your going, you have have to know where you’ve been as a nation.
When my middle school aged step daughter comes home with History homework I like to help try to engage her in conversation to see what she is learning.
One particular topic that she was studying this past year was Abraham Lincoln. One of my favorite subjects and most fascinating to me. It was time to engage…..
Me- tell me what you know about Pres. Lincoln.
Her- he had a beard….but no mustache, wore that hat that looked like the one that guitar guy you like wears, he was famous for some address he lived at-
Me- address he lived it? You mean The White house?
Her- no, he gave some speech about some…
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