Barack Obama

In our Barack Obama lesson plan, students learn about the life and accomplishments of President Barack Obama. Students learn about his early life, his actions as President, and about his lasting impact on the United States and the world as a whole.

Our Barack Obama lesson plan introduces students to the first African-American President of the United States, Barack Obama. A detailed biography is presented, including his early years, the path through the political landscape to his election as the 44th President, and other interesting facts about Obama. Additionally, some of Barack Obama’s accomplishments as President are discussed. During this lesson, students are asked to use their creativity to create a timeline of Obama’s life using key events. Students are also asked to identify important people in Obama’s life and how they are connected to him in order to demonstrate their understanding of the lesson material.

At the end of the lesson, students will be able to identify Barack Obama a the first African-American U.S. President, list facts about his life, and discuss his significance in history.

Common Core State Standards: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.3, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.7, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.3, CCSS.ELALiteracy.RI.5.3, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.6.3

Additional information

subject

Social Studies

grade-level

3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade

Customer Reviews
5.0 Based on 2 Reviews
5 ★
100% 
2
4 ★
0% 
0
3 ★
0% 
0
2 ★
0% 
0
1 ★
0% 
0
Write a Review

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
    RB
    02/03/2021
    Rochelle B.
    US US

    Barack Obama

    My students love the lessons I have used from Clarendon Learning. Thank you for supporting teachers in this way.

    AN
    02/08/2020
    Allyson N.
    US US

    Obama

    This is definitely perfect for my upper level 5th grade students. The reading has rigor and there is a big focus on vocabulary.