U.S. Government

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Incorporate the study of U.S. government and world politics in your curriculum for any grade level with our lessons, printables, and references. Use literature guides, technology resources, and election materials to educate students about democracy at a local and national level. There are quizzes, biographies, crosswords, and more on the three branches of the federal government. You'll also find a variety of resources for civic holidays, perfect for studying government year round!

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    First 10 U.S. Presidents Quiz

    Review facts about the first 10 U.S. presidents—from George Washington to J... read more

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    Women's History Videos & Activities

    Learn about the history of women's rights and the Nineteenth Amendment thro... read more

    Biography

    Paul Ryan Biography

    Learn more about Paul Ryan, the Wisconsin Congressman who was Mitt Romney's... read more

    Reference

    Ron Paul: 2012 Campaign Issues

    Read about the 2012 presidential campaign issues to learn about Ron Paul's ... read more

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    Mitt Romney: 2012 Campaign Issues

    Read about the 2012 presidential campaign issues and learn where Republican... read more

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    Barack Obama: 2012 Campaign Issues

    Read about the 2012 presidential campaign issues to learn where Barack Obam... read more

    Biography

    Rick Santorum Biography

    Rick Santorum, a former U.S. senator from Pennsylvania, makes headlines as ... read more

    Biography

    Ron Paul Biography

    Ron Paul, a U.S. Representative from Texas, is a staunch advocate of limite... read more

    Biography

    Newt Gingrich Biography

    Newt Gingrich, a former U.S. representative and Speaker of the House in the... read more

    Worksheet

    Bad Kitty for President: Word Scramble!

    Review election vocabulary with this word scramble activity. After unscramb... read more

    Worksheet

    Up Close: Ronald Reagan Discussion Guide

    While reading the biography Up Close: Ronald Reagan by James B. Sutherland,... read more

    Worksheet

    Up Close: Thurgood Marshall Discussion Guide

    Examine the life and work of Thurgood Marshall—a lawyer and U.S. Supreme Co... read more

    Biography

    Condoleezza Rice

    Learn about the life of Condoleezza Rice, who served as U.S. Secretary of S... read more

    Quiz

    U.S. Elections and Voting Quiz (Level II)

    How much do you know about U.S. elections and voting? Test their knowledge ... read more

    Quiz

    Citizenship Test II

    Could your students pass the U.S. Naturalization Test? Give them this quiz ... read more

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    Citizenship Test I

    Could your students pass the U.S. Naturalization Test? Give them this quiz ... read more

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