It Happens in Lansing
This section covers the structure of our government at the local, state and federal level.
Activities from the editors of Weekly Reader can help develop K-6 studentsí understanding of the five citizenship themes---honesty, compassion, respect, responsibility, and courage.
A very kid friendly site where you and your students can get interesting information about the following: Our Nation, Historical Documents, Branches of Government, How Laws Are Made, National versus State Government, Election Process. Symbols of U.S. Government, Games and Activities and there is even a Glossary.
A funny and clever approach for kids on how the election process here in Michigan takes place. Also includes How a Bill Becomes a Law.
Unit Plan from the Sample Core Curriculum for Michigan Schools
This is a fact filled page put together by the State of Michigan. Anything and everything you want to know about state government can be found here.