Teacher Tip


DaVinci’s Classroom features a Mt. Rushmore president every day this week. 



Washington and Lincoln from public domain clip art

Washington and Lincoln from public domain clip art


Lesson Plan Idea and Quiz

Here’s a quiz for, you, teachers.

 1.  Carved into Mt. Rushmore are presidents________, _________, __________, and ________.

2.  Where is Mt. Rushmore?

Teaching Tip:  Focus history lessons around Mt. Rushmore, integrating geology and geometry.   At the end of the week, play the Mt. Rushmore computer game as a reward for completing assignments.  (See link)

Links to plan lesson:

Mr. Rushmore game


 Mt. Rushmore









Quiz Answers:  1. Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, T. Roosevelt  2.  South Dakota















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