Inauguration Project:
Students will gather information about the Inaugration so they will better understand the concept and make connections as to why this year's Inauguration will be a historical event.
Identify and explain the principles of the United States government expressed in text.
Interpret non-fiction passages about people, places, and events related to the American political system
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Directions:
1. The project that you will create is an Inaugration Poster that includes the 5 W's.
2. Preview the poster template below to know what kind of information you need to gather for either project.
3. Use the links below for research.
4. Upload the Poster Document and input your information and graphics.

Social Studies Standards:
Identify and explain the principles of the United States government expressed in text.
Interpret non-fiction passages about people, places, and events related to the American politcal system.

Technology Standards:
3.A.1.a - Use technology tools,from a range of teacher-selected options to learn a new content or reinforce skills.
3.C.1.b - Use templates or create new documents to complete learning assignments
3.C.1.e - Use various electronic information retrieval sources to obtain information on a topic

Inauguration Websites:
2009 Inauguration Events time line of the events for the day
Inauguration Schedule - schedule of the weeks events
Presidential Inauguration Committee - offical committee for the inauguration
Inauguration History - PBS brief overview of the history of the inauguration
Who is Barrack Obama? - Kaboose website that gives a background of Barrack Obama

Projects:
2009 Inauguration Poster.pub

Samples:
jabria poster.pub
archelie poster.pub