The Presidential Inauguration 2017

Background

US Presidential Election, 7-9
US Presidential Election, 7-9https://webenglish.se/us-presidential-election/Background 2016 presidential candidates Basic details of each candidate’s background Where the Candidates Stand on 2016’s Biggest Issues What happens when … and
Mr Trump, the President-Elect
Mr Trump, the President-Electhttps://webenglish.se/mr-trump-the-president-elect/Background PBS NewsHour A 9-hour news programme from the election night US election: A wild ride (2:53) 19 months in 170 seconds -highlights of the campaign What went

Songs

Presidents Rap (music by Ron Clark) - YouTube
Presidents Rap (music by Ron Clark) – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/OtKrTS28LKIThis is a slideshow that accompanies the Presidents Rap by Ron Clark, with some added vocals by Z-Pain from the Jetstangs, Mr. J, and more.
44 Presidents rap song: teach the US Presidents in Order - YouTube
44 Presidents rap song: teach the US Presidents in Order – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/ITdakRPwI-U?list=RDOtKrTS28LKIBe sure to check out our blog at: http://blog.educationalrap.com/ The perfect educational rap song for Presidents’ Day! Download it now on our website at: ht…

Vocabulary

Inaugural Words: 1789 to the Present The words most commonly used in presidential inaugural addresses

Lesson Plans

Hacking - Breaking News English Lesson Plan - ESL Lesson
Hacking – Breaking News English Lesson Plan – ESL Lessonhttp://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/1701/170101-hacking.htmlEnglish News Lessons: Free 26-Page lesson plan / 2-page mini-lesson – Hacking – Handouts, online activities, speed reading, dictation, mp3… current events.
Presidential Inauguration or Inauguration Day
Presidential Inauguration or Inauguration Dayhttp://www.elcivics.com/presidential-inaugurationThe president and vice-president take office on January 20 at noon. The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court swears in the President of the United States. (Year 6-7)

Reading

President Donald Trump's Full Inaugural Address
President Donald Trump’s Full Inaugural Addresshttp://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/donald-trump-inauguration-speech/3685138.htmlRead President Trump’s inauguration speech, as prepared for delivery
The Bully Takes Over the Pulpit | The Times in Plain English
The Bully Takes Over the Pulpit | The Times in Plain Englishhttp://www.thetimesinplainenglish.com/the-bully-takes-over-the-pulpit/ESSAY The American presidency is the “bully pulpit.” Today, a bully takes over the pulpit. The schoolyard is not a place where a panel of experts ponders what is true and what is false. It is about who wins the battle of words. Trump knows the winner t
Day’s Events | The Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonieshttp://www.inaugural.senate.gov/days-eventsThe Official Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies Website for the 58th Presidential Inauguration
The Oath of Office - CNNPolitics.com
The Oath of Office – CNNPolitics.comhttp://edition.cnn.com/2017/01/13/politics/the-oath-of-office/index.html?sr=fbCNN011317the-oath-of-office0603PMVODtop&sr=twcnni011517the-oath-of-office/index.html?sr=fbCNN011317the-oath-of-office0603PMVODtop1230PMStoryLink&linkId=33400981These 35 words make a citizen the President of the United States of America.
Presidential Inauguration 2017 | USAGov
Presidential Inauguration 2017 | USAGovhttps://www.usa.gov/inauguration-2017Meet the new President-elect team. Learn about the 2017 Presidential Inauguration and the history of Presidential Inaugurations.
Inauguration 2017 – The Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/inauguration2017/?clsrd&utm_term=.8ebf0a6eaf79
Follow the Inauguration News in the Washington Post
 
6 Powerful Quotes from Past Inaugural Addresses
6 Powerful Quotes from Past Inaugural Addresseshttp://us7.campaign-archive2.com/?u=373fbcef003d1c710e10416c5&id=80ba49ebf5&e=92de183d0aThroughout history, there have been some forgettable inaugural addresses, but there have also been some that are still being quoted to this day. Let’s take a look.
From drunken speeches to dead canaries, a guide to our quirky inaugural history - NBC Politics
From drunken speeches to dead canaries, a guide to our quirky inaugural history – NBC Politicshttp://nbcpolitics.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/20/16588234-from-drunken-speeches-to-dead-canaries-a-guide-to-our-quirky-inaugural-history?liteDrunken rants, flamethrowers, dead canaries and newfangled pants. No, that’s not a summary of deleted scenes from “The Hangover.”  It’s a list of some of the more interesting highlights from our nation’s rich history of past presidential inaugurations.
‘Dear President-elect Trump': Immigrant students write letters asking for ‘the opportunity to demonstrate we are good people’ - The Washington Post
‘Dear President-elect Trump’: Immigrant students write letters asking for ‘the opportunity to demonstrate we are good people’ – The Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2016/11/10/dear-president-elect-trump-immigrant-students-write-letters-asking-for-the-opportunity-to-demonstrate-we-are-good-people/?utm_term=.ed1641a552d1High school students who come from Honduras, Afghanistan, the Marshall Islands and elsewhere write letters that will be sent to Trump — without their names.
 
5 quotes from presidential farewell speeches show the power of a strong good-bye.
5 quotes from presidential farewell speeches show the power of a strong good-bye.http://www.upworthy.com/5-quotes-from-presidential-farewell-speeches-show-the-power-of-a-strong-good-bye?c=ufb1Ahead of President Obama’s final speech, a look back at some important lessons.
Women's March On Washington Aims To Be More Than Protest : NPR
Women’s March On Washington Aims To Be More Than Protest : NPRhttp://www.npr.org/2016/12/21/506299560/womens-march-on-washington-aims-to-be-more-than-protest-but-will-itThe day after President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, Jan. 20, 2017, a march is slated to take place on the National Mall.
 
American Presidents | Series | C-SPAN.org
American Presidents | Series | C-SPAN.orghttps://www.c-span.org/series/?presidentsIn the forty-first in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of Bill Clinton. Among the…
 
A realist's guide to Trump's first 100 days - StarTribune.com
A realist’s guide to Trump’s first 100 days – StarTribune.comhttp://www.startribune.com/a-realist-s-guide-to-trump-s-first-100-days/409939405/                                       .
 
Education World: Inauguration Day Fun Facts (Possible Interactive Notebook Activity)
Education World: Inauguration Day Fun Facts (Possible Interactive Notebook Activity)http://www.educationworld.com/blog/inauguration-day-fun-factspossible-interactive-notebook-activity-0Check out my webquest on Inauguration Day. It contains information about taking the oath of office, the big parade and evening balls. There are 10 web questions, a Did You Know?…

Listening

Protesters' Plans Present Challenges for Inauguration Security
Protesters’ Plans Present Challenges for Inauguration Securityhttp://www.voanews.com/a/protesters-plans-present-challenges-inauguration-security/3640413.htmlA month before the ceremony, authorities are planning for an unprecedented number of marchers
Listen, watch and/or read about the news from Voice of America
Inauguration Speeches - The Wall Street Journal Online
Inauguration Speeches – The Wall Street Journal Onlinehttp://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/info-InaugurationCloud2009-DD.htmlListen and/or read the former presidents’ inaugural speeches since J.F.Kennedy

Viewing

Home | The Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonieshttps://www.inaugural.senate.gov/The Official Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies Website for the 58th Presidential Inauguration. Watch LIVE!
Google Mapshttp://goo.gl/wzMiAGView the surrounding gardens of the White House                                                                                                         .                                 .
The whole world will be watching Donald Trump's inauguration - YouTube
The whole world will be watching Donald Trump’s inauguration – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/_SNxQaMmvSEThe whole world will be watching Donald Trump’s inauguration.
Political Storm Contributor Jon-Christopher Bua discusses the US - Russian Reset - Political Storm
Political Storm Contributor Jon-Christopher Bua discusses the US – Russian Reset – Political Stormhttp://www.politicalstorm.com/political-storm-contributor-jon-christopher-bua-discusses-the-us-russian-reset/  | Jon-Christopher Bua | Political Storm
Donald Trump needs to get his GOP choir singing from the same page – Talk Media News
Donald Trump needs to get his GOP choir singing from the same page – Talk Media Newshttp://www.talkmedianews.com/op-ed/2017/01/04/donald-trump-needs-get-gop-choir-singing-page/Talk Media News provides breaking news coverage of domestic and world news to more than 400 radio stations across the United States.
Jon-Christopher Bua depicts the current situation in Washington, D.C.
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