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How to Write a Bill

Students view video excerpts from, "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" and discuss them to brainstorm how to write a bill. They divide into two groups representing senate committees to participate in a mark-up session where they read and evaluate the bills that have been sent to their committee.

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9th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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5 days
Instructional Strategy
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