I created a mnemonic to help my students memorize the roles of the president. I then put this mnemonic into the form of a Middle Eastern-style rap song. Here is the mnemonic:
The "Commander in Chief SCALPED ME"
It stands for:
Commander in Chief
S-tate (Chief of)
Have lots of fun in class while teaching about the election, and the attributes of Romney and Obama, with this patriotic song "Wave Your Flag for America" by Sara Jordan. A second music accompaniment MP3 can be used for class performances. A lyrics sheet is included. Fun reproducibles include: a wor
’Australian Democracy' (Grades 3-12) is a professionally produced, curriculum-aligned song that helps students to understand the meaning of democracy, and to develop an appreciation for those who fought for rights and freedoms we enjoy today.Students read, sing & learn along as the curriculum-al
This is a PowerPoint that includes the standards for comparing/contrasting the branches of the government, as well as how they are equal.
The following standards are covered in the PowerPoint:
4-4.2 Explain the structure and function of the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of the fede
Listen to a short audio clip of this catchy, original song about the Election Process by clicking on the preview button.
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