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  • http://www.historyplace.com/specials/portraits/presidents/index.html
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  • http://www.historyplace.com/specials/portraits/presidents/port-jefferson.jpg http://www.enchantedlearning.com/lgifs/Louisianapurchase.GIF
  • http://www.kshs.org/exhibits/blc/graphics/lewis.jpg http://www.lucidcafe.com/library/95aug/clark.html
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  • 1. USI.7 The First Five Presidents Sarah Duncan Social Studies Instructional Specialist Portsmouth Public Schools Template from BrainyBetty.com
  • 2. Essential Knowledge
    • Congress and the first five Presidents made decisions establishing a strong government that helped the nation grow in size and power.
  • 3. Essential Questions
    • What were the major national issues and events faced by the first five Presidents?
  • 4. The First Five Presidents
    • George Washington
    • Federal Court System was established.
    • Bill of Rights was added to the Constitution of the United States.
    • Plans were initiated for development of the national capital in Washington, D.C.
    • Benjamin Banneker, and African American astronomer and surveyor, helped complete the design for the city.
  • 5. George Washington http://www.historyplace.com/specials/portraits/presidents/index.html
  • 6. John Adams
    • A Two-Party system emerge during his administration.
    • All of the first five Presidents were Virginians except John Adams.
  • 7. Thomas Jefferson
    • He bought Louisiana from France (Louisiana Purchase, 1803)
    • Lewis and Clark explored this new land west of the Mississippi River
    http://www.enchantedlearning.com/lgifs/Louisianapurchase.GIF http://www.historyplace.com/specials /portraits/presidents/port-jefferson.jpg
  • 8. Lewis and Clark http://www.kshs.org/exhibits/blc/graphics/lewis.jpg http://www.lucidcafe.com/library/95aug/clark.html
  • 9. James Madison
    • The War of 1812 caused European nations to gain respect for the United States.
  • 10. James Monroe
    • He introduced the Monroe Doctrine warning European nations not to interfere in the Western Hemisphere.
  • 11. The Monroe Doctrine http://www.authentichistory.com/images/1900s/cartoons/1900s_monroe_doctrine.html
  • 12.
    • What was NOT an accomplishment of President George Washington during his administration?
    • F. the federal court system was established
    • G. a two-party system developed
    • H. the Bill of Rights was added to the Constitution
    • J. plans were developed to build the national capital in Washington, D.C.
  • 13.
    • What was a feature of the administration of President John Adams?
    • A. France sold Louisiana to the U.S.
    • B. the Monroe Doctrine was written
    • C. the U.S. fought in the War of 1812
    • D. a two-party system developed
  • 14.
    • What was the reason for writing the Monroe Doctrine?
    • F. President Madison did not want European nations to interfere in the Western Hemisphere
    • G. President Jefferson wanted to increase the size of the United States
    • H. President Washington did not want a king to rule the United States
    • J. President Monroe did not want European nations to interfere in the Western Hemisphere
  • 15.
    • What was the relationship of Lewis and Clarke to the Louisiana Purchase?
    • A. President Adams wanted them to explore the land west of the Mississippi River
    • B. President Madison wanted them to explore the land west of the Mississippi so it could be given to England
    • C. President Jefferson wanted them to explore the land west of the Mississippi after he bought it from France
    • D. They formed the first political parties in the Louisiana Purchase
  • 16.
    • The British invaded New York, burned the White House and the Capitol in 1814 during the administration of President
    • F. Washington
    • G. Adams
    • H. Jefferson
    • J. Madison