U.S. Presidents’ Worksheets – Presidents Day and US Presidents Song!
Your kids can learn all of the U.S. Presidents in order with the U.S. Presidents Song! Plus, be sure to grab these free Presidents Day Notebook Pages all about some of our well-known Presidents.
The third Monday in February is a federal holiday in the U.S. It is officially called Washington’s Birthday. Because Abraham Lincoln’s birthday is February 12, many people refer to this holiday as Presidents’ Day. This is also a state holiday, though different states call it different things: Washington’s Birthday, President’s Day, Presidents’ Day, Washington and Lincoln Day, and even George Washington/Thomas Jefferson Birthday (in Alabama).
This year, I decided we would spend a few days reviewing the U.S. Presidents again. We have sung the US Presidents song from time to time in our homeschool. This is a song, to the tune of “10 Little Indians” which has the Presidents’ names listed in order. The kids know the first verse well and most of the second verse. We’re now working on the second and third verses in particular. You’ll find the USA Presidents Song lyrics in the Presidents Day Packet download below. 🙂
And since I’m on the topic of singing, the kids also really liked learning the 50 States that Rhyme Song. You can see someone else doing it on you-tube here: 50 States That Rhyme. If you’re interested, I made a printable copy of the 50 States Song lyrics for the kids here:
You might also be interested in our USA States and Capitals Packet:
I also made a couple of notebook pages which will highlight a few of the Presidents who were in office during some of the major events:
- Andrew Jackson the Trail of Tears.
- Abraham Lincoln the Civil War
- Woodrow Wilson World War I
- Herbert Hoover (and FDR) the Great Depression
- Franklin Delano Roosevelt World War II
- Harry S. Truman the Korean War
- John F. Kennedy the Cuban Missile Crisis
This gives us a chance to talk briefly about some of these events even though we haven’t studied them in great depth yet.
So, as with many of our materials… these Presidents’ Worksheets are free to download if you can use them. 🙂 Just click on the link below!
You might also be interested these packets:
Our packets are PDF digital downloads. You will receive an email from SendOwl (the automatic delivery service I use) with your download link. Again, feel free to email me if you have any questions! ~Liesl
$7.99 U.S. States and Capitals Packet This 100+ page packet helps students learn the U.S. states and capitals. It includes US geography worksheets, a states & capitals booklet, 13 colonies maps and more! Visit Post or View image
$5.99 Civics and Government Packet 3 branches of government, presidential cabinet, how a bill become a law, basic civics questions, federal vs. state government, taxes and more! Quick Preview or View Post or View Image 1, image 2, image 3, image 4, image 5, image 6
Not does this cover the 3 branches of government, the Constitution and “basic facts” about the U.S. (U.S. symbols and famous landmarks), but it also covers… how State and Local governments work, what the federal, state and local governments do for us, and what kinds of taxes we pay to help keep the government running.
$2.50 U.S. Presidents – Quick Study (A small booklet activity that highlights 14 well-known Presidents) (See more details here)
$0.00 Types of Governments & Societies; Current World Leaders Packet (Worksheets on current world leaders, Types of Governments… ie oligarchy, theocracy, dictatorship, monarchy, and democracy plus Types of Societies… ie. communism, socialism, capitalism, fascism.) Visit Post or View Image
$6.99 Age of Exploration Packet – (70-pages) This packet covers the voyages of the early explorers (1400-1550) including Dias, da Gama, Columbus, Cabot, Vespucci, Ponce de Leon, Balboa, Cortes, Magellan, Pizarro, de Soto, Coronado, Verrazono, Cartier, Drake and others. It also includes a few notebook pages about the Maya, Aztec and Inca civilizations. This packet includes notebook pages (both student and teacher/full-text pages) as well as worksheets, timeline cards and maps. Visit the Post. View image 1, image 2, image 3, image 4, image 5, image 6, image 7, image 8, image 9
$6.99 13 Colonies Unit – a 70-page unit that covers Roanoke, Jamestown, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay, Pennsylvania, Georgia and the others. Plus, it explores the Puritans, Salem Witch Trials & Bacon’s Rebellion. Visit Post
$6.99 Causes of the American Revolution Packet (and American Revolution play) (See more details here)
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