Maryland Government

Maryland Government : New MD Gov't Textbook

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Maryland Government is a high school textbook developed to prepare students for the government sections of the Maryland High School Assessment. Students will learn about Maryland's state and local governments through primary sources and activities that support 100% of the Voluntary Curriculum Standards. Eight engaging, full-color chapters use standards-based essential questions to cover Maryland's geographic, economic, historic, and political background; the history of state government; the three branches of government; local government; public policy; and civic duty. Through Key Ideas and Key Terms as well as dozens of charts, maps, photos, primary sources, small group activities, and critical thinking skills, students explore main ideas and soon realize government is not "us and them" but "We, the People." Book also includes glossary and index.
Chapter 1
A Portrait of Maryland
Chapter 2
Maryland's Political Heritage
Chapter 3
The Legislative Branch
Chapter 4
The Executive Branch
Chapter 5
The Judicial Branch
Chapter 6
Local Government
Chapter 7
Public Policy
Chapter 8
The Voice of the People
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Product details

  • Hardback
  • English
  • 158685898X
  • 9781586858988