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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: An Illustrated Timeline for Young Readers
http://www.berwickacademy.org/lincoln/lincoln.htm
GRADE LEVEL: K-2, 3-5

CONTENT:
This site for young students was written and illustrated by primary students at Berwick Academy in South Berwick, Maine.
AESTHETICS:
The layout is simple with charming original illustrations.
ORGANIZATION:
Each section of the site can be accessed from the content menu on the front page. Each page links back to the home page.
REVIEW:
Young students will enjoy learning the facts about the life our 16th president through easy-to-read text and pictures. The illustrated time line is a biographical sketch that covers his boyhood years, childhood, early political years, and the years as president. Visitors are encouraged to send in their writing and drawings to be published in the Lincoln Gallery and can view several contributions by students from around the country. Included at the site are Tips for Teachers and Abraham Lincoln on the Web, a list of Web resources.
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