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Showing Grade 3, Unit 4b, United States: Rules, Laws, and Citizenship
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Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/3-5/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This well designed site explains information about the U.S. government in a student-friendly manner. You will find a map, a simple explanation of the branches of national government, a flow chart on how laws are made, links to key U.S. documents, the differences between state and national government, symbols of the U.S. and a glossary. Standard 3.4.4

Comments: Excellent resource for ELL students at older grade levels.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 365

Elections in American Memory

http://learning.loc.gov/learn/features/election/home.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This online Library of Congress collection reviews the history of voting in America, with links to source documents such as political posters and recorded debates. Standard 3.4.1 and 12.6.4 civics

Comments: This site can be viewed on several levels depending on the age of the student.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1067

I'm Just a Bill

http://www.school-house-rock.com/Bill.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Sing along with America Rocks as you learn about how a bill becomes a law in the United States. Standard 3.4.1 and 4.5.3

Comments: This site requires sound capability in order to get the full benefit.

Resource Type: Sound or Music.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1661

My Government: PBS Kids Democracy Project

http://www.pbs.org/democracy/kids/mygovt/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: How does government affect you? Find out by clicking on this map of Anytown to learn out how each building relates in some way to some level of government on a daily basis. Standards 3.4.1 and 4.5.1

Comments: Geared to young students.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2228

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Kids Pages

http://www.uspto.gov/go/kids

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The Patent and Trademark Office Kids' Pages are rich with fun materials to encourage creativity. There are games, puzzles and contests for kids of all ages and educational materials for kids, parents and teachers about patents, trademarks and copyrights, as well as stories about inventors and inventions and a calendar showing an interesting patent, trademark or copyright which was granted or registered each day of the year. Standard 2.3.0, 2.3.1 and 3.4.1

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3262

Brown vs The Board of Education: The Interactive Experience

http://www.digisys.net/users/hootie/brown/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Photographs and sound clips enhance this an easy-to-read and understand decription of the Brown v Board of Education case. Standards 3.4.1 and 3.4.6

Comments: This amateur website is an exampleof what students can create.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 460

How Ideas Become Laws

http://www.assembly.ca.gov/kids/kids1/kids1.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Students learn the steps in turning ideas into laws as they as they become active participants in the process. This site is operated by the California Assembly. Standards 2.3.1, 3.4.1, 3.4.5, and 4.5.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1644

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