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Students examine announcements made by the Federal Reserve. Using data, they explain the decisions they have made and how they affect the economy. Using data, they analyze different trends in the past with the market. They answer questions and discuss them as a class to end the lesson.
Pupils identify major sources of revenue for government spending and identify the type of tax that makes up the largest percentage of the federal budget. They are introduced to the major services provided by local, state and national governments and describes how these services are paid for.
Students compare and contrast the roles of federal and state governments in the United States. In this government lesson, students participate in a classroom activity that requires them to study delegated, reserve, and concurrent powers of the state governments and federal government.
Young scholars interpret historical evidence presented in primary resources. In this Native American history lesson, students analyze documents regarding the relocation of the Cherokee Tribe by the federal government. Young scholars determine and defend their stance regarding the removal.