Whether you call it a "lapbook" or "flip flap book" - or even if you use the foldable pieces in interactive notebooks - your students will be enjoy this project centered around the basics of United States government.
This kit includes directions for folding a lapbook, as well as front and back cover decorations. It also contains print-outs for eleven foldable lapbook pieces students can create and fill in.
Your students will...
... learn about the three branches of government.
... describe what "checks and balances" means.
... research the levels of government (local, state, and federal).
... compare the US Constitution and Declaration of Independence.
... list the steps in the process of making a bill a law.
... and describe the roles of various people in government.
Prompts are left open-ended to coordinate with any textbook or research tool! Look for coordinating reading passages coming soon!
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