William McKinley - LESSON 2 JOURNAL ACTIVITY: This activity...

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LESSON 2 JOURNAL ACTIVITY: This activity is your Lesson 2 Journal Activity. Please refer to the Journal Activity Instructions to review how to submit these assignments in ONE Rich Text Format file (.rtf). You must submit this assignment with completely developed paragraphs and thoughts. Please refer to the Writing Guide in the Course Information section of the course for guidance in writing these paragraphs. As mentioned earlier in this lesson, the lives of many American Presidents have been glamorized. Presidents are some of the most photographed and widely publicized figures in the world. They also fill a pivotal role in our nation's government. In this journal activity, you are going to choose an American President and compose an essay that profiles this President's life and Presidency. This activity should be at least five paragraphs (one page) in length, and you must document your sources (refer to the Writing Guide for information on documenting sources). Use at least three outside sources to find information for this activity. Guidelines for the information that must be covered in your essay are listed below. Information to be covered in this essay: 1. Biographical information: birthplace, date of birth, family information, schooling, and dates they served as President, etc. Should be at least two paragraphs. 2. Domestic issues: discuss issues on U.S. soil that this President dealt with in the course of his Presidency. Be sure to discuss this completely. Should be at least two paragraphs. 3. International issues: discuss the President's foreign policies and issues that they dealt with in the course of their Presidency. Should be at least two paragraphs. 4. Economic issues: discuss the President's economic policies. Should be at least one paragraph. William McKinley was the 25th president of the United States. He was born on January 29, 1843 in Niles, Ohio. His  parents were William and Nancy Alison McKinley. William went to a one-room school. He moved to Poland, Ohio when 
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