AP U.S. Government and Politics
Happy POTUS' Day y'all!
What president has had the highest approval rating since 1946?
How accurate was your prediction?
What story does this chart tell?
What do you think causes presidential approval ratings to generally decline over a presidential term?
Which president had the steepest decline of approval ratings?
Which president had the biggest increase in their approval ratings?
How have rally points impacted recent presidential approval ratings?
How do you imagine that generally falling approval ratings affect the ability of presidents to govern?
How do approval ratings impact elections?
If you were to add POTUS Trump to this chart what would his approval numbers look like?
What does this chart tell us about the American public?
Write one question you have about this information:
Shouldn't you be out of school today?
How are you celebrating Presidents' Day?
How do you think Donald Trump is celebrating Presidents' Day?
In the comments section, if you were elected president, what would be one thing you could do to immediately improve your approval rating, and what is one thing you could do to make your approval ratings immediately tank?