K-2 Core Curriculum - Civics: American Government and Citizenship
In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore civics through a child-friendly study of the American government and what it means to be a good citizen! With over 32 activities and 17 hands-on exercises, your children will learn about the American Constitution, the three branches of government, and how government affects their daily lives. Each chapter includes current and active links to videos, hands-on activities, readings, worksheets, interactive websites, games, and much more to provide a multisensory approach to learning about government.
This unit study is part of our civics core curriculum series for grades K-2. It can also be purchased as part of the complete K-2 Civics Bundle, which also includes "K-2 Civics: Leaders in America" and "K-2 Civics: Symbols of America."
The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 20 hours.
Take a peek inside:
- Government services for children and adults
- Your local City/Town Hall
- Why we need government
- Elections and voting
- Three branches of government
- Daily work of the President
- Air Force One
- The Constitution
- James Madison
- The Bill of Rights
- and much more!
All activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That's why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, music, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!