Checks and Balances – Graphic Organizers and handoutsDigital version now included!This lesson covers the system of checks and balances. Checks and Balances is an important concept to understating how American government works. Included in this resource:You can decide how much practice your students need or which style of activities fit the learning styles of the group you have. • Checks and Balances graphic organizer: Explain how to read the graphic organizer and explain how each branch checks t
These are some great worksheets and extension activities to enhance your unit on the U.S. Government, focus on Checks & Balances.
First, students receive a chart handout that easily explains each branch of government and the actions it could take to check the other 2 branches. Color-coded, and includes pictures.
Then, students read about some potential government scenarios (some are true, some are fictional, some are just funny!) and the potential action a branch would like to take. Then,
In this folder is a PDF of the System of Checks and Balances flow chart, as well as a PowerPoint presentation with the answers. Great for teaching about checks and balances of the three branches of our government.
Teach the 3 branches of the federal government with this helpful worksheet! The PDF includes a chart for the responsibilities of the 3 branches & a graphic organizer displaying checks and balances. CHECK OUT THE PREVIEW!Teaching the branches of government can be challenging because there is so much material to cover. This helpful chart organizes the information in clear categories for students. The worksheet includes 2 optional readings:informational text describing the 3 branches excerpts f
Engage your students and help them understand how to make healthy choices with this nutrition and food science unit. This unit contains reading passages with comprehension questions, activities, task cards, and posters that you can use to enhance your unit on food and nutrition.These reading passages with comprehension questions are the perfect way to quickly check for understanding while providing the students with background information on each topic. It is also the perfect way to integrate
The INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK (PDF) & Student ANCHOR CHARTS (PDF & Digital Slides) COMBO cover the 3 Branches of Government and includes the Greek Government Influence.NOTE: If you have already purchased this product, it now includes Student Anchor Charts! The Student Anchor Charts have been updated to include a PDF Version and Digital Slides!NOTE: As of now, the Interactive Notebook comes only in the PDF Version.The Anchor Charts have both the PDF & Digital Slides.The Government Interact
Checks and Balances Writing Assignment/ DBQDigital and Print versions includedChecks and Balances is an important part of every American government unit. This resource can be used two ways: have students just answer the questions or apply their knowledge to a writing piece. These activities could be used in class, with a partner, or even on assessments. They also would work well to provide extra support to students who are working improving their primary source understanding. It aligns with t
This is the ultimate set of social studies reference pages ready to print and glue onto a file folder to make an incredible 4 page reference tool for students in grades 3-5. The DIGITAL and PRINT versions are a lifesaver during distance learning. NOW UPDATED to include the 46th President of the United States, Joseph R. Biden, Jr. Laminate the pages or glue them into student journals or binders or use them for homework helpers. This reference guide is designed for students in the United States.
This Mega Mega Bundle Business Plan Unit B resource has 154 pages and was extracted from the Teaching Entrepreneurship Curriculum Guide, which won a SUPERSTARS IN EDUCATION award. It includes 12 lessons and a wealth of worksheets, warm-ups, rubrics, teacher reflections, and ready-to-use lessons: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Teaching-Real-World-Entrepreneurship-Curriculum-Guide-4078786 This entire UNIT B section is focused on written communication, specifically on creating a vital
Recently completely updated to reflect the new president and current supreme court justices! Resources are all together in bundle. Students fill in a graphic organizer by viewing the checks and balances printable graphic summary or animated power point. The power point is concise with key Common Core vocabulary. Includes pictures of the President and current Supreme Court Justices.Now includes check for understanding questions in the PowerPoint!Have a great lesson!_______________________________
Mental Health Awareness is so important to teach to our students. Help them grow to be healthy mentally and physically, so they can be their best self. Watch their academic progress rise as they become more confident and able to regulate their emotions.In this workbook, they will work on screen time usage, self-care, self talk, organization, gratitude, mindful coloring, breathing and more.Add this to your School Counseling Toolbox to use year after year. Teachers can also use these in the classr
Civics Constitution Anchor Charts(Great as Bellringers, Word Walls, for ELL & ESS students, and Concept Boards), Government Review Pages, Government Posters and a Digital Activity for Google ClassroomCIVICS ANCHOR CHART BUNDLE, CIVICS MEGA BUNDLE, or Background of Government BUNDLEAnchor charts are great for representing the topics covered with bright and clear visuals. They make excellent classroom posters and word walls. There is also a digital link for Google Classroom for matching words
Teach the importance of choosing safe online activities, rules for sharing information online and more with this bundle of digital citizenship lessons. Have hands-on, STEM experiences where students can design solutions, modify their designs, and share their work. A variety of lessons for K-5. ==========================================STEM Stations are a great way to encourage creativity, collaboration and critical thinking. With the tools that I created for you, it should save you time with pre
Civics Building a New Nation Anchor Charts (Great as Bellringers, Word Walls, for ELL & ESS students, and Concept Boards), Government Review Pages, Government Posters and a Digital Activity for Google ClassroomCIVICS ANCHOR CHART BUNDLE, CIVICS MEGA BUNDLE, or Background of Government BUNDLEAnchor charts are great for representing the topics covered with bright and clear visuals. They make excellent classroom posters and word walls. There is also a digital link for Google Classroom for matc
This set of 24 anchor charts will provide students with a quick reference for key concepts in US government including, the branches of government, checks and balances, and the rights and responsibilities of citizens. Each chart is designed with simple wording and graphics to assist students in reviewing and establishing connections with the material.Print Anchor Charts 1 to a page for a chart in the classroom or print 4 to a page and provide students with flash cards or for use in interactive
FINANCIAL LITERACY - "The Money Trail" - PART 7 - SAVE & INVEST -- teaches students the meaning of building wealth by starting with their financial goals and exploring the differences between saving for unexpected expenses vs. establishing a saving and investment plan to save for major things like a new car, a new home, or build an investment fund for long-term investing. Students examine and evaluate financial reports such as a Net Worth Statement, Balance Sheet, and Investment Growth Cha
Balance, motion, and gravity are fun topics to learn about in science! Teach your students how to balance an object by finding its central axis and using counter-weights. This resource has fun activities, labs, vocabulary posters, QR codes, and more!SAVE 40% WHEN YOU BUY THIS PRODUCT IN IT'S BUNDLE!Be sure to check out the PREVIEW for an idea of everything included in this resource!Your class will learn about:- How to balance an object- The difference between stable and unstable objects- Gravity
Federalism. Checks and Balances.Key words in the PowerPoint presentation include: ⭐ Checks and Balances⭐ Veto⭐ Impeach⭐ Tyranny⭐ States power v. federal power⭐ Jobs of the three branchesThis PowerPoint presentation examines:► Powers given to the states► Powers given to the Federal government► Shared powers► Examining the three branches of government and what they each do► How each of the branches “check” one another► The process of impeachmentOverarching Question (Thinking Focus Question):❔ How
My entire year of anchor charts for the new math curriculum! I taught grade 5 but many of the anchor charts are relevant across grades, particularly the junior division (grade 4-6). Each anchor chart is on a google slide (101 pages in total). They can be used digitally or printed. The google slides document is divided by the Ontario math strands (e.g., numbers), each of which has student-friendly learning goals included. Below is the title of each anchor chart included :)NUMBERSWHOLE NUMBERSWrit
FINANCIAL LITERACY - "The Money Trail" - PART 7 – SAVE AND INVEST Package 3 in 1 -- This chapter teaches students the meaning of building wealth. Beginning with their financial goals and exploring the differences between saving for unexpected expenses, saving to invest, saving for a car, etc. Students will examine and evaluate financial reports like Net Worth, Balance sheet, and Investment Growth Charts. They learn the risk factors to consider before writing their financial goals. The Money
Just released: On sale now from 3/22/22 - 3/25/22Follow my store to keep up to date on all 'just released sales'Standards reviewedSS.7.C.3.3 Legislative Branch (Bicameralism: House and Senate)SS.7.C.3.8 Lawmaking ProcessSS.7.C.3.3 Executive Branch (Expressed and Implied Powers)SS.7.C.3.3 Judicial Branch (Judicial Review)SS.7.C.1.7 Limited government through Separation of Powers and Checks and BalancesIncluded in this bundle:1 Google Docs Review Worksheet (4 pages) that will help your students re
Civics and Government Anchor Chart Sampler (Great as Bellringers, Word Walls, for ELL & ESS students, and Concept Boards), Government Review Pages, Government Posters and a Digital Activity for Google ClassroomCIVICS ANCHOR CHART BUNDLE Anchor charts are great for representing the topics covered with bright and clear visuals. They make excellent classroom posters and word walls. There is also a digital link for Google Classroom for matching words/phrases and images. They can be printed 2
Use this Digital Google Slides all-inclusive activity to engage your students in learning how the delegates implemented the ideas of Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances to ensure that no one branch of the national government ever gained too much power. Students will first engage in a detailed video introduction and answer a viewing analysis question. Then students will learn further in a close reading activity and complete a drag and drop graphic organizer on the powers of the three bra
Forces and Interaction Integrated Unit Plan
This is a backwards designed one month unit writing unit aligned with Forces and Interaction NGSS 3rd grade standards, CCSS Literacy Standards 3.1-3.10 and Writing Standards 3.2, 3.4-3.8. This Force and Interaction Unit plan goes from Anchor Charts to Assessments! I have bundled this with my Personal Student Dictionary
because I feel that it is an essential tool for writing.
This Force and Interaction Writing Unit Includes:
*1 full month of Day