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Grade 6
Unit 6: Making Decisions
Important Figures or Events in American History
The American Presidency: The Foundations

Visit an online exhibit about American presidents and the presidency. Read about objects that are reminders of presidential history.
  • Explore the site to learn more about the foundations of the presidency of the United States.

  • Read the introduction. Then click National Leader.

  • Click and read about the accomplishments of each of the six featured presidents.

  • As you explore, think about which events you think should be depicted in paintings.

  • If you have time, go back and explore the rest of The Foundations.