Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids


  • Sep 5 2010 1:58 PM

    Kathyleen Bishop

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Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids is a Web site designed to explain the workings of the United States government on a level that kids can understand. This page is geared toward students in grades 6-8 and covers topics such as branches of government, the election process, citizenship, and more. Users can also link to pages for grades K-2, 3-5, and 9-12, as well as to parent and teacher resources. This resource is referenced in the ARTSEDGE lesson titled "Who Can Vote For President?"

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: History-Social Science, American Democracy


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    • Reference Materials

    Tool for: Administrators, Teachers, Parents