JFK: The Man and Presidency . By: Jimmy Driscoll. Early Life. Born into a wealthy New England family In 1917 One of 9 children Second eldest boy A very sickly childhood. The Kennedy Family. Education. JFK attended The Choate School in Wallingford, Connecticut from 9 th till 12 th
By: Jimmy Driscoll
Born into a wealthy New England family
One of 9 children
Second eldest boy
A very sickly childhood
JFK attended The Choate School in Wallingford, Connecticut from 9th till 12th
Enrolled at Princeton University till he was hospitalized for two months
A year later he attended Harvard
During WWII Kennedy joined the US Navy
Became a PT boat commander
A war hero after saving his crew after the ramming of his ship by a Japanese destroyer.
Became the 35th President of the United States on January 20th 1961
Led the country safely through the highest point of Cold War
Was assassinated on November 22nd, 1963 in Dallas.
Born on July 28, 1929
Was Married to JFK from 1953 till his death in 1963
Was the First Lady of the United States
Was the mother of five Children
Mr. and Mrs. Kennedy
Official White House Portrait
Have the kids choose a president in which they like or identify with and have them research them. Have the kids dress up as there chosen president and present there information the class. This will allow the students to immerse themselves in the lives of the presidents but also allowing them to have fun while doing it.