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Separation of Power for Kids and Teachers - US Government Illustration

Separation of State & Local Government; Lesson Plans, Games, Activities

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For Teachers

Teaching Local Government

A Town Budget Meeting Simulation

Federal, State, and Local Taxes

Local and State Government Webquests

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Mr. Donn's Lesson Idea
Government Simulation

  • Simulate a Mid-Atlantic town meeting, called to discuss problems
    of the diverse backgrounds of townspeople.

  • Preparation: Create several personalities, one each on a 3×5 card.
    Include background, occupation, etc., per card.

  • Put the cards in a hat. Have the kids each draw a card.

  • Stay in character. 2 day activity.

For Kids

State and Local Government Games & Activities for Kids

Government Games