I always LOVE using books when teaching social studies. They always provide my students with a great visual to help them better understand the material being taught. These Presidents’ Day books will be the perfect addition to your lesson plans to help teach your students about the importance of this special day.
12 Presidents’ Day Books for Little Learners
When Grace’s teacher tells her that there has never been a female president, Grace decides that she will be the first! This book is a fun introduction to the American electoral system.
A relatable and easily understandable explanation of the election process for kids, this book shows how six different children would do it if they were in the running.
This children’s biography of George Washington is a perfect read for President’s day, or to spark interest in history on any day of the year!
Kids of all ages will enjoy this funny story about a Duck running to overthrow the farmer as leader of the farm.
This picture book gives historical facts through a fictional story. An excellent primer on the history of America and it’s early presidents.
This is a very simple book and a great way to explain the concept of Presidents’ Day to preschoolers and other young children.
For Kindergarten and 1st graders, this book gives a simple and brief biography of our first president along with engaging illustrations.
Learn about the life of Abraham Lincoln in this kids biography that includes fun illustrations and easy to understand text.
This informative and easy to read book will teach kids about why we celebrate a day in february for our Presidents.
This newly released picture book is an updated and engaging look at the life of President Lincoln through a child’s eyes.
Follow along as Arthur heads to Washington D.C. to meet the president!
This board book about our American Presidents is perfect for your little leaders in training!
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Don’t forget to check out all of the children’s book lists featured on A Dab of Glue Will Do. Do you have any favorite children’s Presidents’ Day books that are not on the list? If so, please share in the comments below. If you are looking for more Presidents’ Day ideas, activities, and printables to do at home or in the classroom make sure to check out our other Presidents’ Day Lessons.