Lesson: American Presidents
Author: Thomas G
Subject Area: Social Studies
Grade Level: 7 - 9
This lesson focuses on the American Presidency and the Presidents of the United States from George Washington to Barack Obama.
Students will be able to analyze and evaluate former and current presidents of the United States and their presidencies, as well as research one presidency in depth.
Research one of the American presidencies and synthesize information about that presidency, the election leading up to it, as well as significant events that occurred during that presidency utilizing at least three internet sources. You should be prepared to discuss this presidency in detail with the rest of the class.