This is an 18 slide, highly animated, power point presentation that covers the vocabulary words on the Unit, Elections & Campaigns – Political Parties. The presentation covers the 14 common vocabulary words of Florida Civics Benchmark SS.7.C.3.8. The slides are presented in alphabetical order, but the presentation is editable and can be reordered to adjust to your presentation, if needed.
The United States has existed just over 230 years. This is a relative brief time as compared to other countries or empires. Its government is unique in both its development and in the way it functions as the world’s greatest representative democracy.
As the founding fathers incorporated many of its ideas of government from the best thinkers of its day. Those thinkers wrote them directly into the laws of the land, creating a whole new vocabulary to describe these ideas.
This presentation contains 14 vocabulary words for the student to master. In this lesson, students will learn about the current political parties in the United States, understand their ideas about government and evaluate the impact of these parties on society, government and the political system.
The vocabulary words covered include the following:
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This is one of many power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading.... Voting & Elections.