American Government

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PowerPoints

Powers of the President Separation of Powers Principles of Government Foundations of Democracy
The Coming of Independence  The Constitution Principles of the Constitution Formal Amendment of the Constitution
The Two Party System      
       

Internet Activities

Legislative Branch Types of government (interactive crossword) Drafting the Constitution
Political Parties -  Where do they stand ? Third parties  
     
     

Notes

Executive Branch Legislative Branch Judicial Branch Voting
Principles of American Government Federalism (PowerPoint) The Federalist Papers  
       

Class Notes, worksheets, etc

What is government (ch 1 sec 1)        
         
         
         

Links

THE GREAT AMERICAN WEB SITE(all branches of government) LIBRARY OF CONGRESS INAUGURAL ADDRESSES OF ALL PRESIDENTS HISTORY OF THE CONSTITUTION THE BILL OF RIGHTS FBI HOMEPAGE
IOWA CODE OF LAW IOWA CONSTITUTION CURRENT LEGISLATURE, BILLS, ETC EMAIL THE GOVERNOR IOWA GOVERNMENT PHONE BOOK
GENERAL GOVERNMENT RESOURCES THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH - POWERS OF THE PRESIDENT THE LEGISLATIVE BRANCH-CONGRESS REQUIREMENTS FOR CITIZENSHIP THE ELECTORAL PROCESS