How is power divided in the United States government? - Belinda Stutzman
Articles I-III of the United States Constitution allow for three separate branches of government (legislative, executive, and judicial), along with a system of checks and balances should any branch get too powerful. Belinda Stutzman breaks down each branch and its constitutionally-entitled powers.
With the build up to the Presidential Elections happening later this year, this infographic template uncovers what it takes to hold the position of the most powerful leader in the world. This template is best used to visualize a process or step-by-step guide for any topic. | Create your #infographic at piktochart.com
A Really Long Interview Process: U.S. President and Vice President
Some jobs have an easier interview process than others. And then you have the ultimate job interview process: the U.S. president and U.S. vice president.
Japanese American Internment Info Text Analysis(WW2) + Distance Learning Version
Japanese American Internment teaches students about Executive Order 9066, the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. Activity compares the experiences of Japanese Americans with the Bill of rights. This can be used in class or as homework as it’s a completely stand alone assignment. This is also perfect for substitute teacher plans. And of course, a key is included.
Gerrymandering: How drawing jagged lines can impact an election - Christina Greer
District lines, and the groups of voters within them, may seem arbitrary, but a lot of thought (and political bickering) is put into these carefully drawn lines. From “packing” a district to “cracking” a district--learn how the shape of districts impacts political parties during election season.