Presidents North and South Timeline
About the Presidents North and South Timeline Lesson
Create and interpret a timeline listing the birth dates and states of the United States Presidents during a specific timeframe [50 year or 100 year period].
• Understand concepts of time and chronology in terms of historical events
1. Teacher takes students to computer lab to conduct internet research on the U.S. Presidents that will be on the timeline. Students must find the birth dates and the states where the Presidents were born. Teacher will provide a list of the names of the Presidents to the students. Students will work in groups and each group will be responsible for researching ten  Presidents for their red or blue poster board.
2. Students groups will create a timeline for the ten assigned Presidents, and write the birth date and the birth states on the poster board.