What is the oath of office that the President takes? What are the three separate branches of government? Was the President's Cabinet included in the Constitution? What is the function of the Cabinet? Who was the nation's third President? Does the President have the highest position of authority in America? Explain your answer.
What would it be like to be President for a day?Students will write a diary entry for their own lives, and then visit different sites to get a glimpse at a day in the life for an American President. They will compare their lives to that of a President, understanding the roles and duties of executive leadership and visiting the PBS interactive exhibit, President for a Day. Links for student research and assessments are included.