This newsletter highlighted two past February events, the impeachment of President Bill Clinton and the birth of Rosa Parks.
By analyzing images found on first day covers - envelopes with commemorative stamp, appropriate postmark and artwork, students are immediately hooked on the topic of the day. Print off the newsletter and place on the bulletin board, or use it in a group work setting. By using their social studies skills, students will be hooked on the investigation for the day, and want to know more. What is the procedure to impeach the president? How does a boycott bring about change?