President’s Day is a valuable occasion to explore the rich history and legacies of the United States’ presidents. With an abundance of comprehensive book units, projects, and activities, educators and students can delve deep into the lives and accomplishments of past presidents. These resources offer engaging and informative materials, such as biographies, primary source documents, interactive projects, and thought-provoking discussions. Through the exploration of these President’s Day resources, students gain a deeper understanding of the nation’s leaders, their contributions to the country, and the impact they had on shaping its history and government.
Here is a ready-to-use President’s Day resource to use for a week long study of President’s Day and includes projects for winter break.
This ready to use President’s Day resource contains complete book units for:
So You Want to be President by Judith St. George
Just Like Abraham Lincoln by Bernard Weber
What Presidents Are Made Of by Hanoch Piven
Each book sections contains reading comprehension, writing prompts, graphic organizers and extension activities.
In addition, this 65 page ready to use resource includes:
. Projects (can be used over Winter break)
. Research President
. Higher Level Thinking writing prompts
. Fun activities
. Learn about other parts of the government
. Additional group activities