FORMS OF GOVERNMENT: DICTATORSHIP VS DEMOCRACY - This resource helps students learn to distinguish between dictatorship and democratic forms of government. Includes:
Democracy Vs. Dictatorship Sort – Includes 22 characteristic cards. Students determine whether they describe a democracy or a dictatorship and sort them under the correct heading.
Graphic Organizers – Includes a Venn Diagram and Double Bubble Map for comparing and contrasting the two forms of government.
Dictatorship or Democracy Task Cards – Includes 6 different scenarios describing a child’s daily life. Students decide whether the scenario would take place in a democracy or under a dictatorship. Includes recording sheet and answer key. This works well as a short formative activity.