This is a video guide to part four of the History Channel's documentary the Ultimate Guide to the Presidents. It was designed for middle school students. The guide has eleven questions total - about one question every four to five minutes.
Part 4 is entitled "Executive Retreat" and covers 1865-1901.
I try to pick important information for the questions and space them out so students must pay attention but do not have to write so much that they can't enjoy the video.
The Ultimate Guide to the Presidents is available on Amazon and can can be purchased on iTunes.
Part one is available for free here:Ultimate Guide to the Presidents Part 1: Assume the Position (1789-1825)
Other episodes can be purchased individually, or together for a discount:
Ultimate Guide to the Presidents Complete Series Video Guides
Ultimate Guide to the Presidents Part 2: Power to the People (1824-1849)
Ultimate Guide to the Presidents Part 3: A House Divided (1849-1865)
Ultimate Guide to the Presidents Part 5: Call of Duty (1899-1921)
Ultimate Guide to the Presidents Part 6: Changing of the Guard (1920-1945)
Ultimate Guide to the Presidents Part 7: Hail to the Chief (1945-1964)
Ultimate Guide to the Presidents Part 8: Mantle of Power (1965-2013)
This series focuses on the presidents' powers and responsibilities during the time each served. If you are looking for something more biographical and a little less challenging, check out: The Presidents Complete Series Guides
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