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The US Congress for kids : over 200 years of lawmaking, deal-breaking, and compromising, with 21 activities

Author: Ronald A Reis
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2014]
Series: --for kids (Chicago, Ill.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"With a focus on dramatic stories, personalities, and turning points, and accompanied by educational, hands-on activities, The US Congress for Kids helps children understand how the government functions and why it matters"--
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Genre/Form: Instructional and educational works
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald A Reis
ISBN: 9781613749777 1613749775
OCLC Number: 886380911
Description: xiv, 127 : illustrations ; 22 x 28 cm.
Contents: Unfinished business: Congress and slavery --
Capitol and capital: Congress comes of age --
High crimes and misdemeanors: Congress and impeachment --
A new age dawning: Congress and the progressive era --
Coming to America: Congress and immigration policy --
Keeping a watchful eye: Congress investigates --
Tired of giving in: Congress and civil rights --
Having our say: Congress: advise and consent --
Hill style and home style: Congress and campaigning.
Series Title: --for kids (Chicago, Ill.)
Responsibility: Ronald A. Reis ; foreword by Henry A. Waxman ; afterword by Kristi Noem.

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"With a focus on dramatic stories, personalities, and turning points, and accompanied by educational, hands-on activities, The US Congress for Kids helps children understand how the government functions and why it matters"--

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