AMERICAN GOVERNMENT 101
From the Continental Congress to the Iowa Caucus, Everything You Need to Know About U.S. Politics
By Kathleen Sears. Bypass the boring explanations and provide students with an engaging crash course in the U.S. government. From the backstory of the Constitution to the daily routine of the president, this resource is packed with hundreds of entertaining tidbits and concepts about the way the government of the United States actually works. Clear, simple language brings understanding to complex topics such as how a bill becomes a law, what is needed to ratify a constitutional amendment, the importance of money in politics, and more. Grades 7 and up. Index. Adams Media. 256 pages. ©2016.