Facts and Fun for All Lincoln Fans
Are you ready to take the Abe Across Kentucky challenge? Want to know more about Kentuckys most famous son, Abraham Lincoln, and his life and influence? Need Lincoln resources and lesson plans for your classroom?
In honor of the 200th anniversary of Lincolns birth near Hodgenville, Ky., KET offers a wide array of programs, educational materials and online resources.
Abe on DVD
The Kentucky Life special Lincoln: ‘I, too, am a Kentuckian’ follows the trail that took Lincoln from his birth in a log cabin on the Kentucky frontier to the White Houseand into history. Find out more about the documentary or the Lincoln Bicentennial Gala.
Find out about major events in Lincolns life and what else was going on in Kentucky, the nation, and the world using KETs Lincoln and His Times timeline.
Test your knowledge of events and places in Kentucky important in Lincolns life in the Abe Across Kentucky quiz.
Learn interesting details about Lincoln the man as you explore the Lincoln FAQs (Fascinating Abe Questions) feature.
Lincoln for the Classroom
Especially for educators, KET has selected 31 short video segments from Lincoln: ‘I, too, am a Kentuckian’ and other KET productions. Numerous other Lincoln education resources are online, including lesson plans and idea cards for K-12.