TAH Workshop: Age of Jackson Standards & Methods. Fran O’Malley Delaware Social Studies Education Project February 11, 2012. www.wordle.net. www.tagxedo.com/. Entry Activity . Previously Held Office President A: Vice President President B: Secretary of State
Delaware Social Studies Education Project
February 11, 2012
Previously Held Office
What pattern appears to emerge from the data? Support your answer with evidence.
Candidate A Talented Secretary of State
Candidate B Speaker of the House
Candidate C Treasurer
Candidate D Military Hero
Amendment Twelve, United States Constitution
“…if no person have such a majority [of electoral votes], then from the persons having the highest numbers not exceeding three on the list of those voted for as President, the House of Representatives shall choose immediately, by ballot, the President…”
Jackson supporters allege a
Create Campaign Poster for the Election of 1828
John Quincy Adams v Andrew Jackson
Source: Presidential Campaigns by Paul Boller.
The DBQ Project
“…a mode of literary or historical analysis in which present-day ideas and perspectives are anachronistically introduced into depictions or interpretations of the past. Some modern historians seek to avoid presentism in their work because they believe it creates a distorted understanding of their subject matter.”
1831 Question Group v 2012 Question Group
Where does Jackson fall?