**No preparation needed, laptop or tablet required!**
First, students will follow the website:
and answer the questions over the five major types of government and the branches of those. The site is straight forward and student-friendly!
Governments that are included are democracy, republic, monarchy, communism, and dictatorship. Sub-governments are covered are direct and representative democracy, oligarchy, absolute monarchy, and authoritarian.
Next, students will create a graphic organizer and or chart of the eight major governments--direct democracy, representative democracy, republic, oligarchy, absolute monarchy, communism, authoritarian, and dictatorship.
Students, inside each appropriate box will find a country that practices that type of government, give the country's leader and title, and an appropriate picture that demonstrates that government.