A Day as President
Students will identify the President as the leader of the United States government. Students will identify the jobs and responsibilities of the President of the United States.
Students will identify the three branches of the federal government and their roles. Students will identify important events, issues and accomplishments in the term of one president, and an event that showed checks and balances at work.
History in the Making
Students will make associations between a historical period, the office of the President of the United States, and foreign policy. They will diagram this connection and write an essay and present a team skit.
They Were Born Where?
Students will identify where the presidents of the United States were born and the role of geography in determining election outcomes by creating graphs and analyzing the results of presidential elections.
Give Me Liberty
Students will define “liberty” and explore the concept in our nation’s history and culture. Students will connect the office of the presidency to our nation’s development and its place in history, then create a multimedia presentation.
Turtles are Terrific!
Art, Science, Social Studies
Let's Talk Turkey
Language Arts, Science
The Nature of Negotiation
Language Arts, Science, Social Studies
Language Arts, Social Studies
Oh Say! What a Big Flag!
Math, Music, Social Studies