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National Geographic's Inside the White House

Grade Range: K-12
Resource Type(s): Web Link
Date Posted: 9/25/2008

This website is a entertaining resource for students researching the history of the White House, and/or the American Presidency.  The site contains an interactive map of Washington for students, as well as a section devoted entirely to younger kids. The site also has a section devoted to teachers, where teachers can access teacher-tested classroom activities, suggested readings, and more that will help students learn about the history of the White House and the presidency.  Also included is an activity in which students can decorate the Oval office using objects that were favorites of former presidents!


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