Famous Presidential Elections
A Look at U.S. Elections
The first presidential election in the United States was carried out in a very different way than elections as we know them today. Over the years there have been many prominent and memorable elections to decide the president. The history of presidential elections is ripe with terrific stories. Written at a low reading level, this accessible guide uses simple language to reinforce key social studies concepts that are central to upper elementary curricula. Full-color photographs and engaging fact boxes offer further information and support a strong comprehension of the material.