We found 273 reviewed resources for john f. kennedy
Understanding JFK's Presidency through his Speeches
8th - 12th
Students reflect and discuss the major events that happened in the United States in the 1950's and 1960's. In this U.S. History lesson, students read and analyze the famous speeches during this time frame, then complete a worksheet that...
Can the World be a Fair and Just Place?
5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Use famous orators of the past to teach rhetoric to your middle schoolers. In groups, they examine speeches by Malcolm X, Barack Obama, and John F. Kennedy, creating and presenting Wordsplashes to display keywords and their stance on...
"The Missiles of October": The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
9th - 12th
Learners investigate the presence of Soviet missiles in Cuba in 1962 and how that presence triggered an international crisis. The options available to the president as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each are articulated in...