This is a great project for G+T students in fifth and sixth grade. Variations I have done include working individually and letting the students choose anywhere in the world they would like their country to be. The geography and climate of their portion of the earth affects the other aspects, such as history, customs, foods, etc.
Teaching the Branches of Government can be FUN and Interactive! Check out this blog post for some videos and activities that you can use to teach the Branches of Government. There is a writing FREEBIE in the post as well! #secondgrade, #simplyskillinsecond, branches of government
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Online game "Branch-O-Mania" - Third Grade Civic/Government Understanding. [Standard: SS3CG1 - The student will explain the importance of the basic principles that provide the foundation of a republican form of government. B. Three branches in each.] This is an educational game for students to practice what they have learned about branches of the government.
Disciplinary Standard Government Standard 3. Societies are shaped by beliefs, idea, and diversity. Critique: This level of government is a great activity for first graders to do. It not only teaches them about the national government it also teaches them about the state and local government. The student can learn about what happens in their local government and the state . This is a good way to show that the local government is important.
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