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THE PRESIDENT'S TRAVELS

UNIT 1: Children's Letters to President Carter

Grades: 2nd, 3rd, 4th

Standards: GPS Information Processing Skill#6; SS2CG2, SS2CG3

Themes/Content: Document analysis, Letter writing, Current events & their impact on the presidency, Energy and the environment.

14 Pages | 623 kb

Children's Letters to President Carter
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UNIT 2: Life in Plains, GA

Grades: 2nd - 12th

Standards: GPS: SS2H1a, SS2H2b, SS2G2, SS2CG2 (a&b), SS3H2a, SSCG8, SS3H2b, SS3G2, SSWG1, SS8H10, SS5H2c, SS5H8 (b&d), SS8H6c, SS8H11, SSUSH22, SS8H24a, SS5H3b, SS5H4b, SS5G2b, SS8H12b, SS8H8

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Geography, Compare & contrast historical exercises, Onsite interactive multimedia activity, Online research activities, Peanut farming research exercise, G. W. Carver research activity, Segregation, GA & the Civil Rights movement, Impact of the Great Depression on GA, Motion picture analyses activity, Segregated classroom simulation, Social media simulation exercise

71 Pages | 4,029 kb

Life in Plains, GA
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Unit 3: The Negro Motorist Green Book

Grades: 4th - 8th

Standards: GPS: SS2H1 (a&b), SS5H8b

Themes/Content: : Geography, Segregation & Civil Rights, Online research activities

7 Pages | 395 kb:

Unit 3: The Negro Motorist Green Boo
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UNIT 4: The Peanut Brigade (1976 Campaign)

Grades: 2nd - 12th :

Standards: GPS: SS2CG2, SS2CG2a, SS4CG4b, SS6CG8, SSCG8, SS8H12B, SSKH3]

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Artifact Analyses, Mock campaigns, Online political research, Geography, Pre- and Post-visit activities

30 Pages | 1,880 kb

UNIT 4: The Peanut Brigade (1976 Campaign)
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UNIT 5: A Day In The Life

Grades: 2nd - 12th

Standards: GPS: SSWG4, SSWG7, SSWG8, SS2CG2 (a&b), SS2CG3, SS5H9a, SSCG12, SSCG13 (a&b), SSCG20, SS8H12 (a&b), SSUSH25; NCSS-Era 10 Standard 1, 1a.; SS5H9, SS8H12; Era 9 Standard 2, 2d; Language Arts-ELA8W1

Themes/Content: Document analysis, Geography, Civics, Expository writing activity, Compare & contrast research exercise, On-site museum interactive activity, Presidential decision making, Social media simulation activity

19 Pages | 1,720 kb

UNIT 5: A Day In The Life
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UNIT 6: JCLAM Onsite Multimedia Interactives

Grades: 2nd - 12th

Standards: GPS: SS2J1a, SS2CG3, SS6G1, SS8H12b

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Geography, Motion picture analysis, Multimedia extension activities, On-site museum interactive exercises

24 Pages | 1,842 kb

UNIT 6: JCLAM Onsite Multimedia Interactives
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UNIT 7: A Day In the Life of the President

Grades: 2nd, 3rd, 5th - 12th

Standards: GPS: SSKG1, SSKG2, SS2H1a, SS2G2, SS2G2, SS3CG1b, SS3CG1c, SS5H9, SS5G2, SS8h11C, SS8H12B, SS8G1a, SSWG2, SSWG7, SSUSH25c, SSWH20, SSWH21

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Geography, Presidential decision making, Roles & duties of the president, Collaborative executive crises simulation, Pre-visit and On-site interactive activities, Post-visit writing activity

33 Pages | 1,500 kb

UNIT 7: A Day In the Life of the President
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UNIT 8: Political Peanuts - Cartoons Inspired by President Carter

Grades: 4th - 12th

Standards: GPS: : Information Procession Skill(s) #6, #8; NCSS-SSWH19

Themes/Content: Cartoon analysis, Energy & environment, Symbolism, Current events exercises, Iran hostage crisis, Vocabulary builder activity, Camp David, Online extension activities

33 Pages | 1,697 kb

UNIT 8: Political Peanuts - Cartoons Inspired by President Carter
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UNIT 9: The Panama Canal

Grades: 5th - 12th

Standards: GPS: SS5H3c, SS6CG1, SSCG3, SSCG12, SSCG20, SS8H12b, SSWG7, SSUSH14c; Science - S6Ed, S6E3, S7L4 (c&e)S

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Geography, U. S. / Latin-American relations, Onsite information hunts, Collaborative watershed stakeholder game, Political cartoon analyses, Online extended research activities

60 Pages | 3,601 kb

UNIT 9: The Panama Canal
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UNIT 10: The Camp David Accords

Grades: 4th - 12th

Standards: GPS: GPS: SS7H2, SS7G8, SS5H9, SSCG20, SSCG12, SSUSH25c, SSWH19b

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Geography, Motion picture analysis activity, Political cartooning exercise, Writing activity, Mid-east research, Online post-visit research

33 Pages | 2,092 kb

UNIT 10: The Camp David Accords
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UNIT 11: Two White Houses - The Iran Hostage Crisis

Grades: 7th - 12th

Standards: GPS: SS7G5, SS7G8, SS7CG5, SSUSH25c, SSWH20a

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Geography, Middle-East, U. S. foreign policy issues

13 Pages | 826 kb

UNIT 11: Two White Houses - The Iran Hostage Crisis
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UNIT 12: A New Deal in Georgia

Grades: 4th - 12th

Standards: GPS: GPS: SS5H5, SS8E3, SS8E4, SS8E5, SSWG8

Themes/Content: Geography, Poster analyses activity, New Deal era research activity, Vocabulary builder, Collaborative discussion exercise, Expository writing activity, S.E.S. extension exercise, Online research activities

48 Pages | 962 kb

UNIT 12: A New Deal in Georgia
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UNIT 13: Our Documents

Grades: 4th - 12th

Standards: GPS: Information Processing Skill(s) #6, #8

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Media literacy, Importance of presidential libraries

6 Pages | 544 kb

UNIT 13: Our Documents
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UNIT 14: Waging Peace - Election Monitoring

Grades: 2nd - 12th

Standards: GPS: SS2CG3, SS2H1a, SSCG20, SS6CG1, SS6CG2, SS7CG1, SS7CG2, SS7CG3, SS8CG2, SSCG6, SSKCG1, SS3CG1, SS4CG3, SS4CG4, SS5CG1a, SSCG3b

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Geography, Pre-visit activities, On-site interactive exhibit exercise, Carter Center election monitoring program, Online research activities, Mock election exercise, Political analyses, ELA exercise, Election observation simulation

43 Pages | 1,996 kb

UNIT 14: Waging Peace - Election Monitoring
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UNIT 15: Launching Liberty - Democracy in Liberia

Grades: 2nd - 12th

Standards: GPS: SS2H1, SS7CG1, SS7CG1, ELA7R1, ELAALRL1, ELA7R2

Themes/Content: Geography, Reading comprehension activity, Vocabulary builder exercise, Carter Center election monitoring program, Language arts / Poetry analysis activity, Motion picture analysis activity, On-site museum interactive activity

37 Pages | 1,295 kb

UNIT 15: Launching Liberty - Democracy in Liberia
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UNIT 16: The Carter Center - Fighting Disease

Grades: 6th - 12th

Standards: GPS: SS6E3, SS6G3, SS7E3, SS7G2, SSWG2, SSWG4, SSWG7

Themes/Content: Document Analyses, Geography, Health & disease issues, Distribution of natural resources, Environmentalism

12 Pages | 764 kb

UNIT 16: The Carter Center - Fighting Disease
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UNIT 17: Fighting Tropical Disease - Cleanliness Counts

Grades: 4th - 8th

Standards: GPS: Geography-SSWG1; Health-HEK1b, HE1.1b, HE2.1b

Themes/Content: Geography, Carter Center disease eradication program, Hygiene & sanitation game

86 Pages | 19,785 kb

UNIT 17: Fighting Tropical Disease - Cleanliness Counts
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UNIT 18: Fighting Tropical Disease - What Ails You?

Grades: 5th - 12th

Standards: GPS: Geography-SSWG1 (a-c), SSWG3, SSWG4 (a-d), SSWG4, SSWG5 (a-c), SSWG7 (b-d); Science-S5L4, S7L4; Epidemiology-SEPI1 (c&d), SEPI2

Themes/Content: Document analysis, Geography, Carter Center health programs, Collaborative disease simulation game, Online extended research activity

34 Pages | 3,388 kb

UNIT 18: Fighting Tropical Disease - What Ails You?
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UNIT 19: Waging Peace - The Nobel Peace Prize

Grades: 2nd - 12th

Standards: GPS: SS2CG3, SS2H1a, SS2H1b, SSUSH25c

Themes/Content: Document analyses, Simulation game, Discussion/collaboration/research activity, Online extension activities, Pre- and Post-visit activities

25 Pages | 1,868 kb

UNIT 19: Waging Peace - The Nobel Peace Prize
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The Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from noon to 4:45 p.m. on. Sunday. Admission is $8.00 - Adults; $6.00 - Seniors (60+), Military, and students with IDs; Free - Children (16 and under).  Parking - Free.  The Museum is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. For more information, please call 404-865-7101.

Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum
441 Freedom Parkway
Atlanta, Georgia   30307-1498
Telephone: (404) 865-7100
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