Presidents Day

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A WebQuest to honor our presidents

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President’s Day:

President’s Day A Presidential Quest

Introduction:

Introduction Believe it or not, President’s Day has a lot of controversy behind it. Should it only be to celebrate George Washington’s birthday? Should Abraham Lincoln’s birthday be celebrated on the same day or separately? Shouldn’t we be celebrating all of the president’s birthdays? What do you think? Introduction Task Process Evaluation Conclusion

Task:

Task Work together to use a variety of resources to determine who should be recognized on President’s Day.

Process:

Process Say something. Each person says 1 thing they already KNOW about Presidents Day

Process:

Process Choose 2 resources to get information about Presidents Day. Using your 3 – column chart, jot info you find about Presidents Day.

Resources:

Resources Presidents Day – What Does It Mean? Presidents Day: Rumor Has It Happy Presidents Day! Washington’s Birthday in United States Calendar Updates Presidents Day: History Presidents’ Day Rooney on Presidents’ Day Presidents Day Pop Quiz

Process:

Process Say something. Each person says who we should celebrate on Presidents Day. Each person gives 1 reason why we should celebrate that person/people on Presidents Day. Each person gives 2 nd reason why we should celebrate that person/people on Presidents Day.

Process:

Process Share your decision on our Wall Wisher . Who should we celebrate on Presidents Day? Use evidence from your resources to support your thinking.

Evaluation:

Evaluation

Conclusion:

Conclusion You now have a new understanding of Presidents Day. Think about which of the Presidents we remember on this day you’d like to hear more about. Click your choice below.

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