American Presidents: Life Portrait Exhibit
9-12 Grade Student Activity
William Howard Taft
Meet the 26th president!
The appointment to ____________ ______________ was President Taft's greatest honor. What has been your greatest honor? What accomplishment are you most proud of and why?
Look at the picture of president and Mrs. Taft riding
from the inauguration at the Capitol to the White House. How would you
characterize the scene? Describe the facial expressions on the faces of
the president and First Lady. Can you recall a time when you and/or your
peers were the focus of attention because of your achievement(s)? Describe
the event and your feelings. Describe a picture that would capture that moment.