GOVERNMENT BUNDLE - Articles of Confederation, Constitution, Three Branches

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This is a very huge, very comprehensive bundle, complete with not only 3 large units but, a Government interactive notebook to go with the units! The included government units are the Articles of Confederation, The Constitution, and the Three Branches of Government. The Three Branches of Government include the Greek influence on government, the three branches, (Executive, Legislative, and Judicial), and levels of government, (National, State, and Local).
This is a terrific value!

*If you have purchased any of the units or the Government Interactive Notebook in the past, (including a previous Government Combo), please do not purchase this bundle.

Here are all the items that come with this Government Bundle:
(All units come with answer keys where applicable. The Government Interactive notebook does not contain an answer key since various answers could be accepted.)

ARTICLES OF CONFEDERATION UNIT:
~ KWL - The Articles of Confederation
~ The Articles of Confederation - Reading Passage
~ Questions for The Articles of Confederation - (Answer key included)
~ Weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation - Questions (Answer key included)
~ Shays's Rebellion - Reading Passage
~ Shays's Rebellion - Draw It!
~ The Northwest Ordinance - Reading Passage with Questions (Answer key included)
~ The Northwest Ordinance - Social Studies Center of Take-to-Dest Folder Activity - Directions, Reference Card, Cards to Cut, Graphic Organizer to place the cards, and Answer Key are included. (It can also be used as a cut and paste worksheet for whole class participation)
~ Articles of Confederation - Memory Game - Includes directions, Memory Cards, and Answer key
~ Vocabulary Words (for word wall) - includes 21 vocabulary cards pertaining to the Articles of Confederation and a set of blank vocabulary cards.
Assessment - (This can be used as a Pretest and/or Posttest Assessment

THE CONSTITUTION:
KWL – Graph:ic Organizer
The Constitutional Convention – 2 pages (with answer key)
Superhero Convention Activity – 7 pages
The Federal System – Reading Passage
State and National Government – Balance Scale – Graphic Organizer (with answer key)
The Need to Compromise – Reading Passage
The Great Compromise – Graphic Organizer (with answer key)
The Three-Fifths Compromise – (with answer key)
Hands Up for a Compromise Activity – 6 pages
A Letter Home
The Constitution – 2 pages (with answer key)
James Madison – (with answer key)
James Madison – Biography Graphic Organizer
We the People – Reading Passage
The Preamble – (with answer key)
The Preamble - What Does It Mean Activity – 4 pages – Includes a Keeping It Simple
page that explains the words to the Preamble
Articles of the Constitution – (with answer key)
Ratify the Constitution
Bill of Rights Mini Posters – for bulletin boards etc… - 14 pages
The Bill of Rights (with answer key)
The Bill or Rights Reference Page
Know Your Rights – (with answer key)
Lights, Camera, Action – Activity
Then and Now
Classroom Bill of Rights – 4 pages
Responsibilities of Citizens Mini-posters – 2 pages
Responsibilities of Citizens – Reading Passage
Responsibilities – Questions
Citizenship and Responsibilities Booklet – 8 pages
Constitution Card Sort – 2 pages (with answer key)
The Constitution – I Have, Who Has… Activity – 4 pages
The Constitution Memory Game – 5 pages – (with answer key)
The Constitution Challenge Board Game – 6 pages (with answer key)
Student Driven Bulletin Board Displays – 6 pages
The Constitution Pre/Post Assessment – 4 pages (with answer key)
The Constitution Vocabulary Word Wall

THREE BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT:

GREEK INFLUENCE SECTION:
KWL – Graphic Organizer
The Greek Influence reading passage (with answer key)
Greek Democracy reading passage
Direct Democracy – (with answer key)
Representative Democracy (with answer key)
The Olympic Games reading passage (with answer key)
Directions: Steps to Making the Greek Influence Booklet
Greek Influences Booklet ( 4 pages)
Student Driven Bulletin board/Hallway Display Pages – Greek Architecture, Greek Democracy, Representative Democracy, Olympic Games (5 pages)
Greek Influence Assessment – (with answer key)
Greek Influence Vocabulary Word Wall – 10 pages – 2 words per page

THREE BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT SECTION:
KWL – Graphic Organizer
The Three Branches of Government reading passage – (with answer key)
Amending the Constitution – (with answer key)
The Legislative Branch (with answer key)
How a Bill Becomes a Law – Reference Page
Making a Bill a Law
The House of Representatives – (with answer key)
The Senate – (with answer key)
Legislative Branch – Write About It!
The Executive Branch – (with answer key)
Mr. President reading passage
Mr. President - graphic organizer
Hats Off to the President - graphic organizer
Executive Branch – Write About It
Judicial Branch – Reference Page
The Supreme Court reading passage
Judicial Branch – Write About It!
Checks and Balances – (with answer key)
System of Checks and Balances – graphic organizer (with answer key)
Stop / Go / Caution Posters (3 pages)
The 3 Branches of Government – Card Sort (4 pages with answer key)
Three Branches of Government – Match Up Folder/Center Activity (11 pages w/answer key)
Government Guru – board game – (7 pages with answer key)
Student Driven Bulletin Board / Hallway Display Pages – The Constitution, Three Branches of Government, The Executive Branch, The President, The Legislative Branch, Just Call Me Bill, The Judicial Branch, The Supreme Court, Checks and Balances (9 pages)
Three Branches of Government Assessment (3 pages with answer key)
Government Vocabulary Word Wall – (20 pages with 2 words per page)

LEVELS OF GOVERNMENT SECTION:
KWL – Graphic Organizer
Federalism reading passage
Federalism Questions – (with answer key)
State Government reading passage
State Government Questions & Venn Diagram – (with answer key)
Local Government reading passage (with answer key)
Federalism – graphic organizer with ice cream scoops
Who’s Responsible? (with answer key)
The Levels of the United States Government – graphic organizer
The 3 Levels of Government – Task Cards – (7 pages including recording sheet and answer key)
Student Driven Bulletin Board / Hallway Display Pages – National Government, State Government, Local / City Government (3 pages)
The Three Branches and Levels of Government Assessment – (4 pages with answer key)
Levels of Government Vocabulary Word Wall – (6 pages with 2 words per page)

GOVERNMENT INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK: (The interactive notebook does not include answer keys since many of the pages allow for various answers.
Included Templates:
~ Cover page
~ Table of contents
~ Tabs for separating sections
~ Divider pages for each section of interactive pages
~ Vocabulary template
~ Greek influence (2 pages)
~ Articles of Confederation (3 pages) One of these pages is about the
Northwest Ordinance.
~ Constitutional Convention (1 page)
~ Men of the Convention (1 page)
~ Compromise (1 page)
~ State vs. National Rights (1 page)
~ Comparing & Contrasting State and National powers (1 page)
~ Virginia Plan/ New Jersey Plan / The Great Compromise (1 page)
~ Three-fifths Compromise
~ The Constitution (1 page)
~ The Preamble – (There are 5 pages that combine to make a
booklet.)
~ Ratifying the Constitution (1 page)
~ The 3 Parts of the Constitution (1 page)
~ Bill of Rights (3 pages)
~ Amending the Constitution (1 page)
~ Due Process of Law (1 page)
~ Responsibilities of Citizens (1 page)
~ The 3 Branches of Government (2 pages)
~ Executive Branch – (2 pages)
~ Legislative Branch – (1 page)
~ How a Bill Becomes a Law (1 page)
~ Judicial Branch (2 pages)
~ Checks and Balances (1 page)
~ Levels of Government (1 page)
~ The 3 Branches of Government Booklet – National/State/Local (4
pages)
~ Services Provided For by Tax Dollars (1 page)
Total Pages
470
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A

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GOVERNMENT BUNDLE - Articles of Confederation, Constitutio
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GOVERNMENT BUNDLE - Articles of Confederation, Constitutio
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