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Congress and the President Agree -- Not!

Students read an article about President Bush and Congress disagreeing on the war in Iraq. As a class, they review the functions of Congress and discuss whether or not they should pass a law stopping funding for the war. Pretending to be Thomas Jefferson, they write a letter stating who they believe won the debate.

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Grade
7th - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Research
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