A unit of work introducing the study of US Government and Politics. Suitable for all exam specifications at A Level. The unit is 6 lessons long and contains comprehensive PowerPoint presentations with a range of interesting and engaging starter, main lesson and plenary activities, with teaching instructions added within the presentations. Also included is the student booklet and additional resources referred to within the PowerPoint.
The lessons included cover: an overview of the unit and key facts about the US political system, background on the birth of the USA and the Philadelphia convention, key events throughout US history, an analysis of the two main US political parties.