Government Paired Passages

Government Paired Passages
Government Paired Passages
Government Paired Passages
Government Paired Passages
Government Paired Passages
Government Paired Passages
Government Paired Passages
Government Paired Passages
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  1. Paired passages, or paired texts, meet the demand for more rigorous and complex texts with Common Core- especially when students can use the texts to compare and build knowledge to integrate information and draw conclusions. The passages in this bundle do just that-while integrating social studies c
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Government Paired Passages
Government Paired Texts

Includes Paired Nonfiction Informational Texts, Questions, Writing Prompts, and Graphic Organizers for:

✸Republicans & Democrats
✸Executive Branch & Barack Obama
✸Legislative Branch & Paul Ryan
✸Judicial Branch & Sonia Sotomayor
✸Checks and Balances & Bills and Laws
✸Voting & Democracy
✸Federal & State Government

Government comes to life in these close reading paired passages! Each passage compares & contrasts two areas of government and provides a lesson from a neutral standpoint. Students will have opportunities to show their understanding by applying and answering higher-order multiple choice questions, completing graphic organizers, short answers, and and written responses. *paper saving format and minimal clipart for less distractions

Key Words Included: Articles of Confederation-Constitutional Convention-government test- branches of government test-government assessment-judicial Branch-Government-Branches of Government-Court of Appeals-Judge-Supreme Court-Thurgood Marshall-Clerk of Courts-Probate Judge-trial-civil cases-criminal-crime-jury-representative democracy-Democracy-President-Branch of Government-voting-Levels of Government-local-state-national-Judicial Branch-Executive Branch-Legislative Branch-Government-Branches of Government-City Council-President-Mayor-Governor-Court-Trials-Jury-General Assembly-Congress-House of Representatives-Senate-Democracy-Branch of Government-voting-Georgia fourth grade social studies-fourth grade GA social studies-History-fourth grade history-fifth grade history-social studies tests-Bowtie Guy-Bow Tie Guy-homework-small group instruction-literacy center-independent practice-close reading- Georgia fourth grade social studies-GA Milestone test-Georgia Milestone Test-fourth grade social studies-Key Words Included: founding fathers-Constitutional Convention-James Madison-Great Compromise-Rights of States-Federal System-George Washington-Benedict Arnold-John Adams-Ben Franklin-Patrick Henry-King George III-Thomas Jefferson-American Revolution-Boston Tea Party-Stamp Act-Sons of Liberty-No Taxation Without Representation-British Imperialism-British-No taxation without representation-French and Indian War

Check out my entire Fourth Grade SS Reading Passages For the Year BUNDLE!

Check out my entire Fourth Grade SS Interactive Sorts For the Year BUNDLE!

-Science Passages for the Year!

-Government MEGA Bundle!

Thanks & Happy Teaching!-Bow Tie Guy
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42 pages
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2 Weeks
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