In a kid-friendly approach, we look at the components of the U.S. Constitution and put early government-forming events in a context. We distinguish the roles of the three branches of government, especially the structure and responsibilities of our judicial system.
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Written by Travis D. Tester with some content from an earlier edition by
A Chinese Tale: A woman’s sons set out in search of the cherished silk brocade she has woven. When the two eldest sons refuse to follow the instructions to retrieve the stolen brocade, the youngest son fearlessly accepts the challenge. A magical reward is given to him and his mother.
edited by Brea Reimer (2016) from the original by Ashley Cierlak-Lubben (2004)
What is a famine and what are its effects? Students read and write an "interior monologue" response.