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Checks and Balances

Eighth graders review the system of checks and balances in the United States government. Using the internet, they research an event and state how the federal government exercised its constitutional powers. They write a persuasive paper analyzing whether the system was effective in the event they researched.

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Resource Details

Grade
8th
Subjects
World History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research