• Election Poster Project


    Assignment: Choose a past president from 1900s forward (which includes: Theodore Roosevelt, William Taft, Woodrow Wilson, Warren Harding, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Dwight Eisenhower, John Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, William Clinton)

    *Research five big issues that the past president had to deal with during his election and presidency and explain how they dealt with it

    *Discuss how you would handle that same/similar issue in 2012

    *Make an online election poster for your past president (summarizing how they would handle the big issues)

    *Make an online election poster as if you were running for president (summarizing how you would handle the big issues)

    Useful Websites: The Miller Center, DISCUS (U.S. History in Context, Biography in Context), Biography.com- Presidents, The White House,

    Example Notes Sheet

    Poster Rubric



    Example President Election Poster


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