Resource Package 21: American Government

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Understanding the workings of American democracy is an essential part of everyone’s education. Videos, learning activities, reading lists and related resources in our American Government Resource Package explore the features and functions of our democracy in a variety of ways. Learn directly from historians, legislators, citizens, government officials, and politicians as they share examples, analysis and insights about the rights and responsibilities of citizens, the powers of the President, the procedures and processes of our criminal justice system, our electoral process and more.

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Teacher Tool 385: American Government Resource Package--Reading and Resource Lists

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Teacher Tool 386: American Government Resource Package--Writing Activity Ideas

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Teacher Tool 387: American Government Resource Package--Vocabulary

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Teacher Tool 656: American Government Resource Package--Presentation/Speech Activity Ideas and Lesson Plans

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Teacher Tool 712: American Government Resource Package--Creation Station Activity Ideas and Lesson Plans

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Teacher Tool 714: American Government Resource Package--Cross Curricular Activity Ideas and Lesson Plans

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Teacher Tool 717: American Government Resource Package--Primary Source Activity Ideas and Lesson Plans

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