A Lecture About The Branches Of Government Essay
Name: “Branches of Government”
Subject: Social Studies
Grade: Grade 5
Duration: 60 minutes
Concept: In this lesson students will listen to a mini lecture about the three branches of government here in the US, watch a video clip, research information, and answer questions about it. They will use there pre lesson knowledge to write the information they know before the lesson, and then compare the results to what they have learned after the lesson. This lesson includes collaboration between students in groups of 2, and whole class discussion.
New York State Standard:5 The political systems of the Western Hemisphere. Students will read, write and listen to a mini lecture about the branches of government in the US, there functions, and how they affect us as citizens. They will develop an understanding of the differences between each branch. Standards (NYS Common Core): NYS Standards: Standard 5
5.6a & 5.6b The political systems of the Western Hemisphere vary in structure and organization across time and place. Government structures functions, and founding documents vary from place to place in the countries of the Western Hemisphere.
Students will examine the basic structure of the Unites States federal governments, including president, Congress, and the courts.
Students will examine the foundational documents of the US government for evidence of the…