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The US Congress for Kids free pdf An interactive guidebook to the history and inner workings of the legislative branch of the U.S. Government Providing a historical perspective on all that is going on today, US Congress for Kids examines the major milestones in congressional history, including the abolition of slavery, extending the vote to African Americans and to women, and investigating misconduct in both government and private institutions. Kids will be engaged by the focus on dramatic stories, personalities, and turning points while also benefitting from the clear discussions of Congressional purpose, structure, history, and ongoing issues. Educational, hands-on activities that illuminate the workings of the U.S. Congress include making a House ceremonial mace, creating congressional money, making a capitol dome, and designing a Congressional Medal of Honor.

About Ronald A. Reis

Ronald A. Reis is the author of numerous nonfiction books for kids and young adults, including "Christopher Columbus and the Age of Exploration for Kids, with 21 Activities." His biography of Buffalo Bill Cody won the 2011 Spur Award for the best juvenile nonfiction biography about the west, from the Western Writers of America. He lives in Calabasas, California. Henry A. Waxman, a Democrat, is the U.S. representative for California's 33rd congressional district. Kristi Noem, a Republican, is the U.S. representative for South Dakota's at-large congressional district.

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Author : Ronald A. Reis
Publisher : Chicago Review Press
Data Published : 01 November 2014
ISBN : 1613749775
EAN : 9781613749777
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 144 pages
Age + : 10-14 years
Language : English
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