This resource is directions and materials for an activity about the U.S government, including the levels of government and the 3 branches of government.
The activity asks students to cut out pre-made cards with the different parts of the 3 branches and the different levels of government (local, state, federal). Then students arrange the cards on a pre-made template. This activity helps students see how the different parts of the government work together.
There are directions and an example included. This is a great resources to use when teaching about the U.S. government, the 3 branches of government, or the different levels of government.
This is also a great constitution day activity to remind students about the structure of government.
The cards, template, and an exemplar are included. It will depend on your students' previous knowledge if you want to give them the exemplar or not.
Assign this if there is a substitute teacher
Assign this to review the structure of the U.S. government (no exemplar)
Assign this to start to learn about the U.S. government (Exemplar
Use the final product as a great anchor chart to display in your room