7 Hat Challenge: Master the Roles of the President

Grade
K-6
6-9
Lesson Duration

Author: Scholastic News OnLine

In this online game, students explore the seven “hats” worn by the U.S. President: Chief Executive, Commander in Chief, Head of State, Director of Foreign Policy, Political Party Leader, Guardian of the Economy, and Legislative Leader. Presidents from the past will tell students about their accomplishments and invite students to identify the “hat” involved in each task.

Objectives

  • Students will be able to identify and describe the seven major responsibilities of the American President.
  • Students will learn about 7 presidents, and actions they undertook during their presidencies.

 

Source

http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/games_quizzes/president_roles/

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