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Presidents

Internet Links


The Constitution, written for kids grades 4 - 7
http://www.usconstitution.net/constkids4.html

Three branches of government
http://www.trumanlibrary.org/whistlestop/teacher_lessons/3branches/front.htm

3 branches game
http://www.trumanlibrary.org/whistlestop/teacher_lessons/3branches/3bgovt.htm

The White House official website 
with biographies of presidents
http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/

American Presidents
quick info on all presidents
http://www.americanpresidents.org/

Links to all presidential libraries
http://www.ibiblio.org/lia/president/

Scholastic's site
lots of info; first ladies,too
http://teacher.scholastic.com/researchtools/articlearchives/uspres/index.htm

Smithsonian's site - Official White House portraits 
brief bio
http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/students/idealabs/mr_president.html

Another Smithsonian website that features the official portraits of each
president and some information about him.
http://www.npg.si.edu/exh/travpres/index6.htm

Internet Public Library
Presidents of the United States
http://www.ipl.org/div/potus/

Enchanted Learning's page about presidents
info and activities
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/pres/list.shtml

hangman game - presidents
http://www.quia.com/hm/1035.html

Name the Presidents
Can you get them all in the time limit
(NOTE: Avoid clicking on any of the advertisements)
http://www.sporcle.com/games/presidents.php

Presidents Quiz
Try the obvious level first, then move on, other levels are much harder
http://library.thinkquest.org/11492/cgi-bin/pres_quiz.cgi

Harry Truman website
http://www.trumanlibrary.org/kids/index.html

Miller Center website
information on all presidents
written for high school/adults
http://millercenter.org/academic/americanpresident

Presidential Quotes from Brainy Quote
http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/type/type_president.html

Living Room Candidate has commercials from 1952 and onward for US presidential
elections
TV commercials for Presidential elections

"Learn the Presidents" game
These questions are really hard, fill in the blank
The "Oval Office", however, has some good info on each president.
http://library.thinkquest.org/11492/rec_room/presgame/

Easy game - match president to drawing
http://www.primarygames.com/presidents/question_1.htm

Hangman game of Presidents, First Ladies, and quotes - lots of fun
Scroll past all the ads and click on the green arrow.
http://www.apples4theteacher.com/preshang.html

Game of 20th century presidents (McKinley to Clinton)
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/history/20th_century_presidents.htm

Favorite Foods of the Presidents

I have created a Wallwisher wall. It is a simple webpage where we all can post
our messages about presidents easily. 
So simply double-click to post your message here.
Happy Posting!

http://www.wallwisher.com/wall/houghton5

50 years ago Jackie Kennedy gave a tour showing the history and changes to the
White House.
A Tour of the White House with Mrs. Kennedy

Look up one president at a time
about.com

A high school teacher has a PowerPoint about the 1st Barbary War
DO not touch the ads or play the games on this site.
history martinez

Kids' Corner Hall of Fame - Eleanor Roosevelt
Hall of Fame

Being a White House Kid

Other Resources


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