Levels of Government: Identifying the Different Levels of Our Government

Lesson Plan Content
In this lesson students will learn about three main levels of government. Students will also see that not all duties fall into only one of these categories (state, national, local). Some duties of government are found at all three levels
Heather L. Moll
Grade Range: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
National Geography Standards: 
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