RESOURCE:

Life and Death in the White House

Grade Range: 6-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials
Date Posted: 9/8/2008

Students will learn about the public, private and official uses of the presidential mansion, the White House, and the realities of life for the President of the United States in this section of the online exhibition entitled The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden. In addition, the death of presidents and life after office are discussed.


National Standards

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)

United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)

Instructional Strategies