Liberty Square

 Lesson 26  The Hall of Presidents 

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The Hall Of Presidents POV - Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom
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Activity 1
 Understanding the President’s Job: President for a Day
With the class, work through the interactive online activity "President for a Day!" from The PBS Kids Democracy Project

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Activity 2
Explore 80 Great American Speeches
Available through the EDSITEment-reviewed resource Great American Speeches
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In this section, teachers will be able to find and suggest lesson plans that are companions to the television program and video set Great American Speeches: 80 Years of Political Oratory as well as lesson plans that can be utilized on a stand-alone basis using the resources contained within this website.
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 Activity 3
 On the Road to the White House
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All of our Presidents started out as ordinary citizens. Help students understand the experiences and circumstances that led to their Presidencies by having each student construct a road to the White House.

Have each student select a President they find intriguing and then research his life prior to his Presidency. Instruct them to locate facts about the President’s birth and several jobs or experiences that prepared him to be President. In addition, have them choose a short quote from this President.

Activity 4
 A Simulation of the Presidential Election Process
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 Lesson 27    Liberty Square Riverboat
 
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  Activity 2
Thank you to KIDS DISCOVER for permission to share the lesson
https://www.kidsdiscover.com/free-lesson-plans/tg-mississippi-river/

Discover The Mighty Mississippi
This free Lesson Plan for Kids Discover Mississippi River will help you teach kids all about the history, geography, and current dynamics of America’s second-longest stretch of water, the Mississippi River.

 WHAT’S IN MISSISSIPPI RIVER
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Lesson 28    Haunted Mansion
 
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Low light:
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Pre Show:
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After Show:  The Haunted Mansion Complete Experience HD Magic Kingdom Walt Disney World
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 Lights-On Walkthrough of the Haunted Mansion at Walt Disney World  
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  Web Tool To Explore: Create an Infographic – Piktochart -

How does “Peppers Ghost” work?    http://bit.ly/Peppers-Ghost

 
 Fantasyland

Lesson 29   Prince Charming Regal Carrousel

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Activity 2 
How can Myths and Legends be used in the classroom?
Teachers' Resources For Myths and Legends
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http://myths.e2bn.org/index.php

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Activity 6
wikiHow to Create Your Own Mythological Creature
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In mythology and folklore, a mythological creature usually has a fantastic appearance and supernatural powers.    Many times these creatures serve a symbolic function. Examples of well-known mythological creatures include mermaids, trolls, fairies, dragons, unicorns, and centaurs.  


Lesson 30    Mickey's PhilharMagic

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Mickey's PhilharMagic @ Magic Kingdom Full Show
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Web Tool To Explore: Musical Instruments - Virtual Musical Instruments  
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Alternative Project Ideas - Online Music Games-Search on-line for these activities:
Ball droppings

BallDroppings instructions: Turn your sound up. Draw lines on the black screen to bounce the balls. Enjoy the music.
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NY Phil kids   NEED SHOCKWAVE and Flash Player
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Possible Web resources:
5 Futuristic Instruments That Will Change How We Make Music.
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Musical instrument design | Dezeen
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What Makes a Truly New Instrument? Create Digital Music
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 42 Splendidly Creative Homemade Musical Instruments
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