American Government Unit | Activities, & Graphic Organizers | Print and Digital

Grade Levels
3rd - 5th, Homeschool
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These American government lessons will allow students to develop an authentic understanding of the levels of government and the branches of government. It incorporates performance tasks, government projects, enrichment activities, choice boards, graphic organizers, and more!

This government unit includes a variety of activities to teach students government vocabulary and concepts. In the unit you'll find:

-3 Government projects (including the 3 branches of government project)

-9 Worksheets and graphic organizers (including the branches of government sort)

-government cubing activity

-3 Versions of a government fortune teller/cootie catcher

-Branches of government task cards

-Enrichment choice board

-5 Writing prompts

-9 Vocabulary posters

All worksheets include an answer key. The main concepts covered are the levels and branches of government. One activity is a project where students create a model or graphic organizer that represents the 3 levels and branches of government.

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40 pages
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