President’s Day Art Camp

Presidents’ Day is an American holiday celebrated on the third Monday in February. Originally established in 1885 in recognition of President George Washington.

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Washington and Lincoln are the two most recognized leaders, but Presidents’ Day is now popularly seen as a day to recognize the lives and achievements of all of America’s chief executives.

We spent this day teaching students about the accomplishments of the presidents, with a focus on the lives of Washington and Lincoln.

Ask your child about Washington’s and Lincoln’s nicknames, original styles and achievements.

We painted an Eagle face as a US Nation Emblem and had fun making President’s masks.

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