Students explore the history of the White House and the role of the president through true stories and activities for the imagination!
election, history, Oval Office, president, White House
In this lesson, students read about the history of the White House, Oval Office, and presidency and perform fun activities. These activities include creating a new law and designing an original "Oval Office."
See the complete lesson at Every Day is Presidents' Day at the White House.
Students take the Make Up Your Mind quiz [scroll down to Activity 3]. They correctly answer at least seven of the eight questions.
Lesson Plan Source
The White House Historical Association
FINE ARTS: Visual Arts
LANGUAGE ARTS: English
SOCIAL SCIENCES: Civics
SOCIAL SCIENCES: U.S. History
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