The Special Powers of the House and Senate

Students investigate the responsibilities of the House of Representatives and Senate. In this U.S. Congress lesson, students examine the separate and shared powers of the House and Senate as they participate in activity that requires them to complete a Venn diagram with the provided news headlines. Students also research selected topics regarding the powers of the House and Senate.

7th - 12th Social Studies & History 13 Views 48 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 day
Year
1997

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