This product includes two days of lessons that will teach your students all about America's two-party system. The product includes a warm-up prompt, an editable 16-slide power point presentation about our political party system (with video links), student cloze notes, and a political party simulatio
U.S. Government: History of Two-Party Political System in the United States
This assignment asks students to explain the core ideas of each of the major political parties throughout the history of the United States, beginning with George Washington and ending with Donald Trump. It can be used as a
This is a short lesson I put together that discusses the beginnings of the American Two Party System. Further, this lessons focus is the different viewpoints of the Federalists (Alexander Hamilton) and the Democratic-Republicans (Thomas Jefferson). When teaching this, students often get confu
Government: Political Parties and the Two Party System PowerPoint Presentation. Define Political Parties, One Party States, Examples, Advantages and Disadvantages, Multi Party Systems, Why so Common, Advantages and Disadvantages, the Two Party System, Why America Favors a Two Party System, and More!
***THIS PRODUCT HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A GOOGLE SLIDES INTERACTIVE VERSION INCLUDED. REDOWNLOAD IF YOU HAVE IT ALREADY***Nothing like a good criminal investigation to liven up social studies class! Based off my popular CSI projects, I have created Whodunnits? The Whodunnits plan to focus on single co
This lesson explains the many differences between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson. It details Hamilton's economic plan, including the compromise to move the capital city south,and the National Bank. It explains the use of elastic clause, the importance of the Whiskey Rebellion, and the two
This prompt requires the students to investigate the stance of George Washington on the two party political system, and his concerns about it. Students can utilize the electronic resources on the web to seek the information. Thanks so much for visiting!
Asynchronous learning. Assign and students can complete on their own. Great for distance learning or in the classroom. 21st Century Learning1. Read/Listen to the Article2. Take the Quiz and enter your Score: 3. Write (4) Interesting Facts in complete sentences (YOUR OWN WORDS):4. Summarize this top
ALL IN ONE ASSIGNMENT21st Century Learning (CONVERTS DIGITALLY FOR GOOGLE CLASSROOM )This assignment is a great way to introduce or review a topic for students learning remotely. The article link is provided and students complete the following assignment:1. Go to the following link and Read the art
MICROSOFT WORD DOCUMENT1. Students go to a Kid safe article with quiz2. Students read he writing prompt on the significance of the topic in The Government of the United States3. Students complete the provided R.A.C.E graphic organizer4. Students complete the writing assignment in full sentences with
*Digitally Converts for Google ClassroomStudents are directed to a kid safe certified website article about the topic. Students are given a prompt about the significance of the topic in history. After reading the article and prompt students are asked to complete the R.A.C.E graphic organizer and wr
To learn about the two-party system, party membership, and party organization in the United States.
1 class period
The lesson includes two fun contests for the kids.
You can begin by going over the directions for the activity with the class. Then, give students time to read desc
Powerpoint that includes an overview of American Politics. It contains sections on the History of American Politics, Political Beliefs Today, and Roles of Political Parties in society. This Powerpoint is to be used as introduction or review of the American Political System. It provides main talking
You can read more about how I use this incentive system on my blog here:
This a behavior incentive program that allows you to practice the concept of money throughout the year. Students can earn or lose money based on
There are many activities and handouts that will surely get students more acquainted with the American political party system! Many of these are web-based, while others do not need a computer.
Here are the activities:
1. Web activity: find out what each political party believes in regard to 10 ke
Are you doing remote learning? These activities will help you go digital when teaching Unit 2, Lesson 10 A Cupcake Party Journeys 1st Grade. These activities are pre-loaded into Seesaw and Google. These activities are also great in class activities for an interactive white board as there are many a
Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) Red System comprehension questions for lessons 45-50 are here!
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