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Separation of Powers

Young scholars examine the roles of each of the branches of U.S. government. In this checks and balances lesson, students watch Discovery video segments and discuss the concept of federalism as they create a school-wide policy for government which affords specific powers to individual classrooms.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 8th
Subjects
Government
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Simulation
Included Materials
  • Project
  • Vocabulary
  • Worksheet

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