Know how a bill becomes a law.
Understand how checks and balances plays a role in the formation of a law.
Know that all three branches help make a bill a law.
Students will get a review of what the three branches of government in the United States are and how checks and balances works. They will then get a lesson on how a bill becomes a law in our government.
1. Watch the "Lesson" video and fill out your notes while you watch the video.
2. Watch the "Schoolhouse Rock" video.
3. Take the quiz (on the right side of this page).
*If you have any questions, you can type them in at the bottom of this page.
Watch this video FIRST while filling out your notes along the way.
Here are the notes if you don't have them from class.
Schoolhouse Rock on How a Bill Becomes a Law