English Across the Curriculum

The American President

Famous Presidents

The American President is one of the most powerful people in the world. Some presidents have become more famous than others, because of the time they lived in, what they achieved or what happened to them . Click on four of the most famous and well-known American presidents to find out what made them so special.

Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore in South Dakota is a mountain with the sculptures of four famous presidents.
From left : George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln

Image: Jonathunder / GFDL 1.2