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The Preamble: What are the 6 purposes of Government Student Activity
In this 5 page packet you have everything you need to complete an activity about The Preamble: the 6 Purposes of Government, using the Concept Attainment Strategy. The idea behind this strategy, is that you discuss a topic students are familiar with in order to introduce a new topic. When students m
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Purpose of Government
Before completing a PPT about John Locke and the purpose of government, (also on my store) I have students complete an activity about what life would be like without government. I call this a Lord of the Flies activity because students would be envisioning living on an island with classmates in a wo
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Creating a Government PSA: What is the Purpose of Government
Introduction activity to the study of Federalism. Can be used in Government, Civics or AP Government classes. Students asked to explore their own ideas on how we should govern, what governments should do, and the status of our government today (in their opinions). Followed by creating their own P
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The Five Purposes of Government: Notetaking Guides
This packet can be used for scaffolded and differentiated notetaking. Use page six to display the notes on an Elmo, overhead projector, or SmartBoard. Page six could be enlarged to poster size by a local printing company or education agency. Be sure to laminate for longevity. The other pages can
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The Purpose of Government ~ Quick Pack
The Purpose of Government ~ Quick Pack is a Social Studies lesson with the objective of helping students understand the purpose and roles of the government in America especially prior to 1800. Learning Goal: Explain how the purpose and roles of government were debated c. early settlements to 1800.In
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Informational Text - American Democracy: The Purpose of Government (no prep)
A reading assignment about American democracy and the purpose of government. A great way to introduce the subject. The reading comes from a really great website, ushistory.org, under their free textbook tab. The information presented is theirs, I made up the questions. This can be done as a web
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Zombie Apocalypse Action Plan-A Purpose of Government Activity
This is a very fun activity that helps students apply the concepts of the purpose of government to maintain social order, provide national security, provide public services and make economic decisions. This activity is designed to go along with the short documentary "The Truth Behind Zombies" from t
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An Introduction to the Purpose of Government Prompts
This is an excellent way to engage students regarding the purpose of government. With a few short prompts which ask students to reflect and write agreement or disagreement with the statements, students begin to consider the overall purpose of government. This activity is perfect for a think-pair-sha
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Origins and Purposes of Government Quiz
Origins and Purposes of Government Quiz: Force Theory, Divine Theory, Evolution Theory.
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American Constitution Day 2 - Purpose of Government and Ideologies
PowerPoint Download: American Constitution - Purpose of Government and Ideologies [Immerse your students in a lesson geared toward building an understanding of the purpose of government - Why does government exist? What jobs does it have? How much power should it have? Questions all essential to und
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What is a State? Theories? And What is the Purpose of Government?
What is a State? And What is the Purpose of Government? Theories about how a government forms and what the purpose of a government is
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Politics & Society (Unit A Packet): The Purpose of Government
This is an excellent conversation based lesson packet on government for your intermediate and up English/ESL/EFL students. This packet encourages your class to think and speak critically about the purpose of government and whether or not it works as it should. They will discuss individuality, natio
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6 Purposes of Government (Preamble/Textbook Assignment)
This assignment goes along with pages 8-10 of Magruder's American Government textbook. They put each purpose into their own words and explain why it is important. This was created as a Google Document and shared via Google Classroom. If you download it and would like that format-I can email it to y
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Purpose of Government Scenarios; Natural Rights
Students need to think about the conflicting purposes of government using the scenarios included here. How will government balance the needs of one versus the needs of the many? Compares the Natural Rights philosophy with the Classical Republican idea of the Common Good. Ends with idea of eminent d
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Think, Write, Share: Purpose of Government
Get your students thinking about the government. What is the government's job? Why is it important? Why do we need one? A great way to get the students engaged before the lesson begins. I send it home so the students also discuss the ideas with their families! Get the conversations flowing at the
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Purpose of Government PowerPoint
This PowerPoint is the basis of an entire lesson on the philosophy behind government. It begins with a comparison of Haiti and the Dominican Republic to illustrate the difference a government can make considering the two countries are in the same geographic location, sharing a boarder and the dispar
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Purpose of Government
This is an activity based on the government abuses found in The Hunger Games. It could be group or individual, and the idea is to show how District 12 could be different, and citizens could experience freedom if they applied the model demonstrated by the current U.S. government. This is the culmi
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Government Unit & Lapbook {Complete Unit with informational text, test, & more!}
Government Unit & Lapbook! A complete unit for teaching about the United States government. Over 50 pages! This Government Unit includes a 7-page informational text. This complex text will provide your students with information about the purpose of government, government services, the Constitut

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MegaBundle: Regions, Economics, Government & More for 3rd grade Social Studies
Everything you need for third grade social studies curriculum in one giant bundle! This mega bundle contains 10 complete units, to teach a complete year of social studies! Save BIG by buying them together! Check out the links to the individual products for more previews. This Social Studies Mega-B
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US Government Civics Interactive Notebook 5th Grade United States
U.S. Government/Civics Interactive Notebook Unit This unit teaches U.S. Government and Civics. Included are graphic organizers, primary source document study, and other interactivities. The interactivities are created to support students' reading skills. The guiding questions and topics provided

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American Government & Civics Unit Plan Bundle
This fantastic Civics and Government Bundle includes everything you need for an amazing first unit and introduction to American Government. Topics covered in this bundle include: ★ Defining a State and their Characteristics ★ Introducing the Purpose of Government ★ Theories on How Government B
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Government Social Studies Interactive Notebook
This Social Studies Interactive Notebook is a 6 weeks unit with pre-made lesson plans and activities that are ready to be added to your social studies curriculum! Unit 2 focuses on branches of government, taxes and public officials. Topics Covered: Week 1. Government Services Week 2. Branches of Go
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Government, Geography, Economics Social Studies Bundle
This Government, Geography, and Economics Bundle contains three separate products: ➡︎Government Unit & Lapbook {Complete Unit with informational text, test, & more!} This unit includes a 7-page informational text. This complex text will provide your students with information about the purpo
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All About the World Set {7 Continent Study}
✈️7 Continent Bundle✈️ Each continent has reading comprehension passages for most of the standards, whole group practice games, interactive notebook opportunities, and projects! The comprehension passages are color code versions. No multiple choice or writing. It is based on finding text evidence to
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