In the Election of 1828, both candidates attacked the personal character of each other and even the character of Rachel Jackson (Andrew Jackson’s wife).
What character traits should play a role in presidential campaigns? Should it matter if a president is outgoing and funny or a chronic gambler? Should a candidates spouse and children have any bearing in the campaign?
American History 1
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.