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High schoolers explore the contributions of Lyndon B. Johnson. In this congress lesson, students listen to their instructor lecture on the prowess of Lyndon B. Johnson's legislative skills. High schoolers respond to discussion questions connected to the lecture and participate in a legislative simulation.
High schoolers examine the presidential achievements and regrets of Lyndon B. Johnson. In this primary source research lesson, students read excerpts of LBJ's diary and conduct further research on topics mentioned in the diary. High schoolers then prepare a Prezi presentation of their research and impressions.
Analyze the inaugural speeches of selected presidents in this primary source analysis lesson. Middle schoolers collaborate to analyze an excerpt from Lyndon B. Johnson's inaugural speech and evaluate the speaker's argument, determining whether he met the goals he laid out. They then research post World War II presidents' inaugural speeches and determine whether they met their goals.
Students examine the presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson. In this Lyndon B. Johnson instructional activity, students watch segments of the Discovery video regrading his presidency. Students respond to discussion questions, do research and write reports based on their findings. ï»¿
Learners examine political debate surrounding Freedmen's Bureau, use primary sources to explore trials and successes of effort to educate newly-freed slaves of all ages, research reasons for creation of Freedmen's Bureau, discuss President Johnson's reasons for vetoing legislation, and produce written descriptions of some Freedmen's schools and students who benefited from them.