HIGH SCHOOL the roots of representative democracy
Representative Democracy in America: Voices of the People is a 7-part video series on DVD designed to help high school students understand our system of representative democracy. The 7 programs, each approximately 15 minutes in length, address the following topics:
federalism and the separation of powers
the roles of representatives, executives, and justices in our democracy
our representatives and how they are chosen
the role of the citizen in a representative democracy
The Video Series Instructional Guide includes: 12 lesson plans, a synopsis of each program, a bibliography, and correlations to the We the People: The Citizen & the Constitution (Level 3) text. A digital version of the instructional guide is on the DVD.
Order 10 or more copies at $18 per copy