This independent work packet guides students through the important aspects of state government from a Michigan perspective! Originally designed as a supplement for the MC3 3rd Grade Unit, "The Government of Michigan," this packet walks through 7 lessons with independent work and vocabulary exercises for each lesson. The lessons include:
1.Why do we need government?
2. The levels of government
3. The Constitution of Michigan
4. How state governments are organized- executive and legislative branches
5. The Judicial Branch and the laws
6. The rights and responsibilities of citizens