We found 43 resources with the concept presidential roles and powers
How Presidents Govern: Crash Course Government and Politics #14
9 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe office of president of the United States is the most powerful single office in the world, but the president can't govern alone. Using a short video clip, the 14th installment of a 50-part series examines how the chief executive of...
Presidential Powers 2: Crash Course Government and Politics #12
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewCan the president of the United States do whatever he wants to do? Learners research the informal powers of the office of the president through a short video, the 12th lesson of a 50-part unit on the government. They analyze the...
Presidential Power: Crash Course Government and Politics #11
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe president of the United States is the most powerful person in the government, right? Well, sort of. Scholars analyze the powers of the president in the scope of the United States government and politics. They view a short video clip...
George Washington: The Precedent President
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Everyone knows that George Washington was the first president, but do your scholars know why that was so important? The lesson plan, the third in a sequence of three, allows learners to understand how George Washington set a precedent...
Chief Executives Compared: The Federalist Papers
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Delve into the responsibilities of the president by looking at President Hamilton's opinion of the presidential office in his own words. The second in a three-part series, the resource also offers an interesting compare-and-contrast...
President's Day Printables Collection
Pre-K - 1st
Celebrate President's Day with ABCmouse! This collection features a president-themed word search and a video about the president's responsibilities. Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to access these and thousands of additional resources for preschool through 2nd grade.
Presidential Inaugurations: "I Do Solemnly Swear"
7th - 12th
Every four years, American citizens choose a new leader. Sometimes the incoming president is an incumbent who has served before; other times, Inauguration Day serves as the first moments of a new era and administration. From these ceremonies come faith in the future, reverence for the past, and bated breath for the present as the new president swears to protect the country and the Constitution. Middle and high schoolers compare historic moments and speeches and examine the grand traditions of Inauguration Day with a collection of resources designed to reinforce the importance of peaceful transitions of power on a chilly winter morning.
Presidential Decisions During the Vietnam War
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
To begin a study of the Vietnam War, groups assume the role of a US president, examine primary source documents, and based on this limited information, must make a decision about the United States' actions during the Vietnam War.