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Showing Grade 12, Unit 7b, Levels of Government: State
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California Resources Agency: Public Information

http://www.ceres.ca.gov/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here are press releases and publications regarding California's environment. Standard 12.7.5 and 12.10 civics

Comments: Current environmental issues in California.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 550

California Voter Foundation

http://www.calvoter.org/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This web page has up-to-date information about elections in California. There is a section called "Follow the Money" which gives the names of individuals and groups supporting candidates and propositions. Standards 12.6.3 and 12.7.6

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 564

Earthquake Areas - USGS Maps

http://quake.wr.usgs.gov/recenteqs/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Earthquake Areas gives up-to-date information on recent quakes in California with links to other U.S. Geological Survey data. Standard 4.1.3, and 12.7.5

Comments: This is excellent up-to-date data on earthquakes in California.

Resource Type: Maps.

Resource ID: 1024

National Center for State Courts

http://www.ncsconline.org/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The Center's Home Page has information about improving the justice system, news releases and a search tool. Standard 12.7.7

Comments: Good resource on state judicial issues for teachers and students.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2247

State and Local Governments Page from the Library of Congress

http://www.loc.gov/global/state/stategov.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This Library of Congress site contains indexes to state and local government sites. Standards 12.7.2 and 12.7.7 civics

Comments: Great set of links to all states and many local/city government internet sites.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2838

We the People: Structure of the U.S. Government

http://usinfo.state.gov/topical/rights/structur/main2.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is a U.S. Department of State site dedicated to explaining the U.S. government to foreign leaders and journalists. It has sections on federal, state, and local governments. Standards 12.7.2 and 12.7.6

Comments: Several parts of the site are also in Spanish, Russian and French.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 3427

Your Government - California Courts

http://www.courtinfo.ca.gov/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: View the structure of California courts, visit each type, read Court of Appeals and Supreme Court opinions at this site. Standards 4.5.3 and 12.7.7 civics

Comments: This site leads to easy to understand information about the courts in California.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3571

California Constitution

ftp://leginfo.public.ca.gov/pub/constitution/constitution_text

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This is the full text of the California Constitution. Standard 4.5.2, 12.7.2 and 12.7.3 civics

Comments: Use "find" button to quickly locate appropriate sections of the Constitution. Necessary but not pretty!

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 502

California Electronic Government Information

http://cpsr.org/cpsr/states/california/cegi.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This is the latest update on those sites providing information on local and state government in California. Standards 12.6.5, 12.7.2 and 12.7.6 civics

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 508

California Governor

http://www.governor.ca.gov/state/govsite/gov_homepage.jsp

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Learn about the office of governor in California. Brief biographies, policy statments, and a tour of the governmer's office are included. Standards 4.5.3 and 12.7.6 civics

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 510

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