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    • Thumb image for Memorandum of a Conference with President Eisenhower after SputnikResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Memorandum of a Conference with President Eisenhower after Sputnik

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, United States History, Writing Strategies, American Democracy
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration, relates to providing for the common defense as stated...
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      The Veto Process

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students summarize the veto and override process as outlined in the U.S. Constitution and use...
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      Sow the Seeds of Victory! Posters from the Food Administration During World War I

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, United States History, Writing Strategies, American Democracy
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration relates to Article II, Section 2.1 , of the U.S. Const...
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      Constitutional Issues: Separation of Powers

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, U.S. Constitution, American Democracy
      Constitutional Issues: Separation of Powers explores the important Constitutional mechanism providing for the separation of powe...
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      Pardon Me, Please: Examining Executive Pardons of Capital Cases

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about a decision to commute all death sentences in one ...
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      Executive Decisions

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, United States History and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students investigate the reasons behind key decisions made by past pre...
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      War-Making: The Use of a Congressional Power

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students understand the sharing of powers between the Executive and Legislative branches in t...
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      The President's Roles and Responsibilities: Communicating with the President

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      This collection of two lessons, from EDSITEment, encourages students to consider the roles and responsibilities of the U.S. pres...
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      The President's Roles and Responsibilities: Understanding the President's Job

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy
      This unit of two lessons, from EDSITEment, encourages students to consider the roles and responsibilities of the U.S. president ...
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      Keeping an Appointment: Vetting Presidential Appointees

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, United States History, Writing Strategies and 2 additional..
      In this New York Times lesson, students learn about Bernard B. Kerik's decision to withdraw his nomination as homeland security ...
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      Constitution of the United States : Article II

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy
      This web page forms part of the EDSITEment-reviewed Avalon Project from Yale University. On this page, users will find Article I...
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      Constitutional Issues: Separation of Powers

      Grades: 7 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      This lesson, from the National Archives and Records Administration, contains several suggestions for teaching the concept of sep...
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