Schoolio Social Studies: United States Government (76 Pages)
This Schoolio unit is designed to be suitable for any student learner ready to begin at a grade 4, grade 5, or grade 6 working level.
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This Schoolio Social Studies unit focuses on the United States government and the Constitution. Your student learner will engage in thought-provoking and concrete learning activities, often including outdoor activities, research assignments, and media add-ons. The curriculum includes critical thinking and reflection skills. Student learners are engaged with full colour pages and interesting and varied activities, improving their understanding of the world around them while developing research, reflection, and fine motor skills.
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In this 76-page unit, your child will study the following topics:
- Articles of Confederation
- The Constitutional Convention
- The U.S. Constitution
- Bill of Rights
- Executive Branch
- The President and the Vice President
- Legislative Branch
- Judicial Branch
- Supreme Court
- Checks and Balances
- How Laws Are Made
- Political Parties
- State Government
- Local Government
- Interest Groups
- Elections and Voting
- Popular Vote vs Electoral College
- Our Rights and Responsibilities
As is the case with all of our curriculum, this unit includes daily lessons, each with exercises or activities to solidify comprehension, plus answer keys.