Room 126 GED
E Pluribus Unum: out of many states, one nation
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Click on Explore in the Upper LEFT corner. The White House is a busy place.
About the Whitehouse Take a virtual tour of the Whitehouse. Learn about it's history.
The Whitehouse Timelines Learn about the First Ladies, concerts and music at the Whitehouse, the architecture and design changes , technology for the 1790s to today and more.
Flyover of the Capitol
There is no sound in this video. Be aware that the names of places will be written at the top of the screen.
Short video about the swearing in of the President each four years. Worth the viewing.
The Supreme Court Building
In the beginning it was... The Articles of Confederation
The Articles of Confederation was the first attempt of self-government by the new colonies... correction..States of this newly formed country. It is important to understand and appreciate why the Articles of Confederation failed and how the writers of the Constitution learned from this.
The Capitol Building
IN THE BEGINNING
Explore the Facilities that House Our Government.
An Overview Read the short summary in the Overview. Be sure to open the link for the history.
The White House
The Road to the Declaration of Independence Do not skip this
It is important to know AND understand why the colonists decided to leave the protection and security of England and break out on their own as a brand new country... yes, create their own country. This was not like creating a township.... it was a country. Be sure to print the worksheet that goes with the lesson.
Go to Nature of Government for information about the Branches of Government.