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Bell Ringer: President Richard Nixon - Biography

Richard Nixon

A brief summary of the life and career of Richard Nixon.

Description

A brief summary of the life and career of Richard Nixon.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Where did Richard Nixon grow up? Describe his childhood and educational background.
  • Who did he marry?
  • To which offices was he elected?
  • Explain how Richard Nixon rose to the presidency.
  • Describe some of his experiences during his administration.
  • Explain the events surrounding the Watergate scandal.
  • When did he resign from office?
  • Who granted him a pardon?
  • How did he spend his years after leaving the White House?

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Checkers Speech
    • Commander-in-chief
    • Communist
    • Democratic National Committee
    • Pardon
    • Resignation
    • Soviet Union
    • Watergate

    Topics

    Executive BranchU.S. History

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh School