This is a 51 slide, highly animated, power point presentation that covers the vocabulary words on the study of Processes and Lawmaking. The presentation covers the 46 common vocabulary words of Florida Civics Benchmarks SS.7.C.3.8 & SS.7.C.3.9. 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. 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 46 vocabulary words for the student to master. The assignment is to review each of the vocabulary words, and to analyze the structure, functions, and processes of the legislative, executive, and judicial branches and to illustrate the lawmaking process at the local, state, and federal levels.
The vocabulary words covered include the following:
City Commissioner /Council Member
County Commissioner /Council Member
How a Bill Becomes a Law
President of the Senate
Speaker of the House
Special Interest Groups
U. S. Representative
U. S. Senator
Writ of Certiorari
Good luck and have fun with the presentation!
This is one of many power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading.... Establishing the United States Government.