This government pack is part of my large Social Studies pack. It has materials that can be used in a fourth or fifth grade classrooms.
Included are lessons on:
-Civic participation (Rights and Responsibilities, Improving Communities, Citizenship, Problem Solving, Studying a local issue, Compromise)
-Rules and Laws (Fun introduction with a game, sorting classroom rules)
-Roles and Systems (Types of Government, Branches of Government, Local Government, Holding a Classroom Election, A FUN Government Simulation)
-A Declaration of Independence small group activity
-The Constitution, including a booklet on the Preamble of the Constitution
Also, there are centers that you can use to teach the different parts of government. The centers can be completed independently and have a booklet to guide your students.
Check out the preview to see a small sample of what is included!