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 understand if the students are to learn the ins and outs of the United States Constitution. Begin with a primary source Warm Up and dive right into a discussion on the purpose of government. Examine the Social, Political, and Economic hats that our government wears. Then, wrap it all up with a short Political Ideology Quiz (embedded in PowerPoint) that enables students to determine their current political standing - followed by a brief overview of each main political affiliation to help them understand their results. Lesson ends with an Exit Card designed around student choice! Empower your students!]
- Front-Loaded Vocabulary
- Daily Objective [Know/Do] Statements
- Daily Relevance Statement
- Social Purpose of Government
- Political Purpose of Government
- Economic Purpose of Government
- Political Ideology Quiz [Embedded]
- Political Party Overviews
- Meaningful Closure
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