American Government - Write Your Own Bill Project - US History

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American Government: Write Your Own Bill Project {U.S. History}

This Write Your Own Bill Project is a great way to have students think through the process of creating a school rule or community law that will benefit themselves and others. By putting students in the position of an elected representative they are given the opportunity to solve problems that they are passionate about.

Included in this activity:

To the Teacher

Example of a completed bill

School Bill

Directions and planning page

Community Bill

Directions and planning page

Letter template

Digital (PowerPoint) templates for creating the final bill


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Total Pages
12 pages
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Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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