Forms and Systems of Government Unit Lesson Plan includes the following components:
State of Florida Civics Standard and Benchmarks:
SS.7.C.3 Demonstrate an understanding of the principles, functions, and organization of government.
SS.7.C.3.1 Compare different forms of government (direct democracy, representative democracy, socialism, communism, monarchy, oligarchy, autocracy).
SS.7.C.3.2 Compare parliamentary, federal, confederal, and unitary systems of government.
Cross Curricular Benchmark Connections
Learning Goal and Targets
Unit Evidence Based Scale
Unit Lesson Sequence
Marzano’s DQ Levels and Elements for each lesson
Deliberate Practice Element 11: Helping Students Elaborate on New Information
This unit lesson also includes three editable power point presentations on the following:
Forms of Government................32 slides
Systems of Government............15 slides
Communism & Socialism..........17 slides
What is Primitive Communism?
What is Feudalism?
What is Capitalism?
The Good & Bad of Capitalism
What is Socialism?
What is Communism?
The Philosophy of Communism
The Economic System of Communism
Proletariat & Bourgeoisie
Development of the Factory Culture
The Good & Bad of Communism
Communism; The Short Version
Communism/Socialism: What’s the Difference?
The various forms and systems are identified and summarized on each page of the presentation.