Executive Branch and the President of the United States Research Unit
Get your students engaged with informational text and the election by teaching a week long unit on the President of the United States and the Executive Branch in preparation for the upcoming presidential elections. The materials in this unit are interactive and utilize multimodal strategies to increase student engagement and outcomes. The US President research unit is a comprehensive week long unit that integrates technology, vocabulary, writing, art, reading strategies and more! Students will respond to informational text by answering questions in a student booklet in a variety of formats. Students will learn vocabulary words by creating a picture vocabulary flip book. The vocabulary words are embedded throughout the unit to promote ample opportunities for learning.
Included with your purchase:
*The Executive Branch: US President presentation slides: 15 slides
*How to Use page with daily activities.
*Student Workbook with comprehension questions: 5 pages
*Definitions for Vocabulary words
*Vocabulary word flip book with pictures
*Writing paper (2 options for handwriting lines)
*Graphic Organizer for writing a paragraph (2 options for handwriting lines)
*Crossword puzzle with answer key
* Executive Branch poster
*Puzzle Pieces vocabulary match (word, picture and definition)
*US President labels for pocket to store student work
*Photos for an Anchor Chart
*Executive Branch SMART ART writing activity
Topics Addressed Include:
*History of the 3 branches of government
*Description of the branches
*Role of the president
*Jobs of the president
*The White House
*The President today
Your download will be a zip file with a PDF of the PowerPoint presentation and the weather packet.
*Note: This unit will be updated to reflect the most current information and the new US President as of January 2017!
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that includes: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Research Units in addition to The Election Process Research Unit and US President: Executive Branch Research Unit, bundled together and listed at 20% off!! *The 2016 Presidential Election and Executive Branch MEGA Bundle
Note: Please be aware of purchasing duplicates! This unit is included in the Mega Bundle listed above.