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Women in the White House. [Lesson Plan] [microform]
Bib ID 5677333
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
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National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC
 
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 2000 
5 p. 
Summary

In this lesson plan, students in grades 6-8 explore the role and impact of recent First Ladies through research and family interviews, then work in groups to present a documentary portrait to the class. Through these 7 lessons, students will: (1) learn about the political and non-political careers of recent First Ladies; (2) explore the possibilities and limitations of the position of First Lady; and (3) conduct historical research through oral history interviews. Intended for grades 6-8, the plan notes subject areas covered (literature/biography and U.S. history), time required to complete the lesson, skills used and taught in the lesson, and the standards developed by professional associations or governments that are related to the lesson. Activities to extend the lesson conclude the lesson plan. (SR)

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Availability: Full text at: http://edsitement.neh.gov/lessonplans/firstladies.html.

Sponsoring Agency: MCI WorldCom, Arlington, VA.

Sponsoring Agency: Council of the Great City Schools, Washington, DC.

ERIC Note: Small print in the column of text on the right side of the document may not reproduce well.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Biographies.  |  Class Activities.  |  Females.  |  Intermediate Grades.  |  Language Arts.  |  Lesson Plans.  |  Literature Appreciation.  |  Secondary Education.  |  Social Studies.  |  United States History.  |  First Ladies (United States)
Form/genre Guides, Non-Classroom.
Other authors/contributors National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC
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