IKEducation is committed to providing free materials that foster students’ knowledge of the life and times of Dwight D. Eisenhower through the examination of primary sources. Each lesson plan aligns with national standards and provides ideas and resources to help teachers make learning engaging.

Grade School

From four-legged recruits to Rosies, or steelies to civil rights, students will enjoy learning about the young life of Dwight D. Eisenhower, how World War II affected the lives of kids on the home front, or the issues they asked President Eisenhower.

“The essence of leadership is to get others to do something because they think you want it done and because they know it is worth while doing.”

Dwight Eisenhower

Remarks at the Republican Campaign Picnic, President’s Gettysburg Farm, September 12, 1956