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  • Item #: 051390
    ISBN: 9780531265536
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  • Item #: 052504
    ISBN: 9780764147920
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    Providing a perfect introduction to our government and how she works successfully to make a great nation, this concise book includes an overview of the three branches of government: Executive, Legislative and Judicial-including an overview of the agencies and departments of the executive branch, a chart summarizing "how a bill becomes a law" and the hierarchy of the judicial court system. "Your Job" concludes the book and stresses the importance of involved citizenship. Helpful glossary and index are also included. 48 pgs, pb. Three-color illustrations. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 014822
    ISBN: 9781564902849
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  • Item #: 057534
    ISBN: 9781411469358
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  • Item #: 012985
    ISBN: 9781423218494
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  • Item #: 004333
    ISBN: 9780531166062
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  • Item #: 027663
    ISBN: 9780738607559
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  • Item #: 046495
    ISBN: 9781580374743
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  • Item #: 065701
    ISBN: 9781513603100
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  • Item #: 057535
    ISBN: 9781411470897
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  • Item #: 015121
    ISBN: 9780865304345
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    Covers the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, Bill of Rights, key Amendments, checks and balances, public office requirements, presidential succession, the Cabinet, Congress, government agencies, states' rights, how a bill becomes a law, the Supreme Court, elections and voting, presidents, national symbols, citizenship rights and responsibilities, and the Federal Reserve Board.
  • Item #: 000226
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    Topics include Federalism, Separation of Powers, Congress, the Presidency, Federal Courts, Voting and Citizen Participation, and more.

  • Item #: 028020
    ISBN: 9780764126017
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    Like the other terrific books in the Painless series, this one endeavors to make learning easier and more enjoyable, without skipping out on any of the "meat." We begin with a description of government in general and a comparative look at the founding father's view of democracy versus how it actually operates in America today. We then learn about the Constitution and how it forms the basis for our government, civil liberties and civil rights, the legislative, executive and judicial branches of the federal government, our election system, political parties, and much more. The book also includes discussion questions and quizzes, to use either as self-evaluation, or for more formal assessment. Easy to use, and enjoyable to read, this would make an excellent supplement to an American history program, or a great introductory-level read before starting a heavier-weight government course in high school. Answer key included. - Jess

  • Item #: 003433
    ISBN: 9780991117505
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    Republic or Democracy? What is the foundation of America? Does it really matter? If you follow any current media outlets, you quickly notice that America is described with either of these terms or sometimes these terms are used interchangeably. But do they mean the same thing? With an overview of defining terms while revisiting the writings of American founders, this book presents an understandable interpretation of the purpose and benefit of a republican form of government. Intermingled are quotations from our founding fathers, and an extensive look at the writings of John Adams. This is a perfect resource to introduce high schoolers and parents to the ancient ideas and principles behind the republican form of government. Learn why the founders of the United States used their unique opportunity to choose a republic form of government for themselves and their prosperity. 110 pgs, sc. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 061889
    ISBN: 9781613749777
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  • Item #: 037250
    ISBN: 9781587922824
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    Are you children having difficulty remembering the differences between the executive, judicial, and legislative branches of our government? This colorful, detailed 17" x 22" chart wonderfully outlines the three different branches of our government by listing their primary roles and positions within each branch. On the back are three reproducible activity pages for you to use in quizzing your children's understanding.

  • Item #: 022273
    ISBN: 9780739821329
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    Why voting is important to U.S. citizens, a candidate's campaign process, when Election Day is, how the Electoral college works, and more.

  • Item #: 044746
    ISBN: 9781566960212
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  • Item #: 026733
    ISBN: 9780980156348
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  • Item #: 028227
    ISBN: 9780980156331
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  • Item #: 000288
    ISBN: 9781516991105
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      A country, state, and civics study for middle school students written by Angela O’Dell. The four included unit studies are designed for students to create a recorded notebook on US geography, government and symbols, state and city government, and their home state. Necessary resources include National Geographic’s Kids Atlas of the USA; Eat Your Way Around the USA; some state pictures for the region you’re studying; and markers/pencils. The appendix includes supplemental suggestions for books, DVDs and Web resources. Non-reproducible, 186 pp, sc. ~ Ruth

  • Item #: 043413
    ISBN: 9781616252908
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  • Item #: 043514
    ISBN: 9781616252953
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  • Item #: 039024
    ISBN: 9780531258262
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  • Item #: 056300
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    In addition to these teaching posters being nice to look at, they include details, vocabulary, and colorful graphics. Also included are 4 reproducible activity sheets and a teacher guide. One poster shows the 3 branches of the U.S. government, one identifies 9 types of world governments, one depicts the separation of powers resulting in a system of checks & balances, and the last shows the steps of a bill becoming a law. Each worksheet corresponds to a specific poster with questions on vocabulary and main points. Large and appealing, these would be great in any size homeschool, classroom or co-op learning government, civics or history. 17"x22" ~Sara

  • Item #: 043515
    ISBN: 9781616252915
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  • Item #: 046645
    ISBN: 9781616253318
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  • Item #: 043412
    ISBN: 9781616252939
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  • Item #: 043414
    ISBN: 9781616252946
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