The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden Homepage

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

This online exhibition examines the history of the American presidency. Through the use of objects from the museum's extensive collection, an interactive timeline and interactive activities, students will study the realities of the presidency, from its origins to the present, as well as the lives of the men who have held the office.


National Standards

United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)

Instructional Strategies