We found 10 resources with the keyterm special interest groups
Battle Behind the Pumps - Exploring Supply & DemandLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
After considering the role that gasoline plays in our lives and our dependence on it as a society, learners participate in a reading activity discussing why the price of oil is increasing. They will then simulate being members of a...
The Role of Special Interest GroupsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars examine the role of special interest groups in American politics. They conduct research on recently passed legislation, identify the influence of special interest groups on this legislation, watch a video, and read a handout.
There's More out There Than Just Democrats and RepublicansLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Students take a closer look at the other political parties in the United States. In this American politics instructional activity, students research minority parties in the country and create PowerPoint presentations that feature their...
How Can Big Business Make Money From Tariffs?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Learners explore the concept of the rise of big business in the United States. In this economics lesson, students investigate the impact of tariffs on businesses. Learners also investigate the impact that incentives have on special...