These interactive notebook graphic organizers will help students organize information about the study of the U.S. Legislative Branch!
Interactive notebooks are an effective tool in the classroom. Not only can they assist students in keeping their work organized, but they are also an easy-to-access resource for reference throughout the year.
The Legislative Branch Interactive Notebook graphic organizers resource is intended as a resource for late-elementary and middle school ages.
It does not include any types of informational text for students, but does include 8 different interactive activities
to help students organize information and an answer key
to use as a guide for each graphic organizer.
The file also includes pictures of every page in use!
1. Cover Page
2. A Vocabulary Activity
3. The Houses
(tabs to record information about the Senate and the House of Representatives)
4. Leaders in Congress
(a trifold to record notes about the majority party, minority party, the leaders of each, and the Speaker of the House)
5. Congressional Committees
(little booklets for standing, select, and joint committees - including space to record examples!)
6. Powers of Congress
(tabs for expressed powers, implied powers, and non-legislative powers)
7. Limits on Power
(tabs to record facts about ex post facto laws, writ of habeas corpus, and bills of attainder)
8. Members of Congress
(a six tab foldable to record information about the basic qualifications of becoming a senator or representative AND space to record information about your local representatives!)
9. The Lawmaking Process
(discover how a bill becomes a law with this unique foldable!)
Please remember to check out the preview to take a peek at the foldables!
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with the Branches of Government Interactive Notebook Bundle
OR the Civics Interactive Notebook Mega Bundle
Check it out!
1. Introduction to U.S. Citizenship and Government Interactive Notebook
2.United States Constitution Interactive Notebook
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