We found 72 reviewed resources for barack obama
Cartoons for the Classroom: Congress and the PresidentLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Learners take a critical look at the ways in which the president interacts with Congress in order to make political and economic decisions. They use a series of well-constructed discussion questions to guide their thinking as they...
Cartoons for the Classroom: Charisma vs. ExperienceLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Which is more important for a president: experience or charisma? Scholars consider this as they analyze 2 political cartoons in this analysis handout. Background information gives context through a quote from The Telegraph, and 3 talking...
Cartoons for the Classroom: Joseph Wilson Accuses the PresidentLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Get a fun discussion going with this current events instructional activity, which has scholars analyzing 2 political cartoons about an incident in 2009, when Congressman Joseph Wilson accused President Barack Obama of lying during a...
Breaking English News - Obama Says BP Must Pay for Oil Spill Clean-upLesson Planet
12th - Higher Ed
In this ESL/ELL reading comprehension worksheet, students read or listen to an article entitled, "Obama Says BP Must Pay for Oil Spill Clean-up." They participate in discussion activities, and complete a variety of question types to...
Breaking News English: Polls Put Obama Ahead in U.S. ElectionLesson Planet
5th - 10th
For this English worksheet, students read "Polls Put Obama Ahead in U.S. Election," and then respond to 1 essay, 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
¿Por qué es importante el Servicio Comunitario?Lesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
Why is it important to do community service? Read these paragraphs to discover Barack Obama and Joe Biden's stance on community service. After reading the difficult text, high schoolers must identify the principal idea and decide their...
Who are the major candidates and where do they stand?Lesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Who were the candidates in the 2008 US Presidential election and where did they stand on important issues? Use a resource that offers an opportunity to go back in time and examine candidates and issues involved in that election year.
Cartoons for the Classroom: 2012 Mid-Term ElectionsLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Use a political cartoon to help scholars grasp the significant turnover in Congress following the 2012 mid-term election. A Mike Keefe cartoon uses symbols and current political lingo to convey perspective on the issue, and background...
Patriot Day September 11, 2011Lesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
While many of our students may recognize the date of September 11, 2001 in the United States, most will not be able to personally recall what transpired. On Patriot Day, introduce your young learners to the events, aftermath, and...
Would Increasing the Minimum Wage Reduce Poverty?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Here is a fantastic and relevant question to discuss with your class members. Using detailed reading material and a related activity, your learners will learn about labor markets, equilibrium wages, price floors, and who exactly would...