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Abraham Lincoln Paper Plate Craft

Abraham Lincoln Paper Plate Craftcontributed by Leanne Guenther

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States.  He led the country during the American Civil War preserving the Union, while ending slavery.  He lived from February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865.

More facts and poems about Lincoln.

If you cut out holes instead of making eyes, you can convert your Abe Lincoln craft to a mask.  Attach a paint stir stick or tongue depressor to allow your child to hold it up to their face.



Cut some rectangles from black and white paper to assemble a hat.

Glue construction paper curls to the edge of the paper plate.   

Construction paper curls 1    Construction Paper Curls 2



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