I love using this writing center to incorperate our social studies unit! The writing center allows students to apply their knowledge of key concepts of governement and provides a opportunity to assess your students!
What you get:
* Government Writing Center Heading Card
* Detailed Center Instructions with Extension Idea Included
*8 Government Writing Prompt Cards for your Students to Select (Topics cover Branches of Government at all levels (state, local, and national).)
I love cutting the Government Writing Prompt Cards up and placing them in a baggie and have students draw a card in the center!
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Georgia Performance Standard:
SS3CG1 The student will explain the importance of the basic principles that provide the foundation of a republican form of government.
a. Explain why in the United States there is a separation of power between branches of government and levels of government.
b. Name the three levels of government (national, state, local) and the three branches in each (executive, legislative, judicial), including the names of the legislative branch (Congress, General Assembly, county commission or city council).
c. State an example of the responsibilities of each level and branch of government.