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The President Under the Articles of Confederation
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
The Articles of Confederation sounds like one big, fancy title to middle schoolers. Here, scaffolded steps help to ease novices into understanding this all-important American document. Discussion questions, lesson plan activities, and...
How Do Executive Orders Work?
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What is an executive order? Why was it created? How does it differ for other tools available to the executive branch of the government? Introduce the concept with a short video that outlines the what, when, and why of the executive orders.
Literature Connection – Presidential Leadership
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Who has been the best United States president? Using the list of qualities developed in the previous lesson and essays from Presidential Leadership, class groups develop their case and present their argument for who should be considered...