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Table of Contents 

How Our Government Works

 

Five Things to Know About the Constitution

America's founding document

The Right Stuff

The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

The Three Branches of Government

Sharing power in America

Democracy In Action 

 

The Right To Vote

The struggle for voting rights 

Every Vote Counts

Why don't more Americans vote?

 

Kids Get Involved

 

These Laws Are Kids' Stuff

Students help get laws passed

Making A Difference

Kids work on important issues

 

Mastering Media

 

Know the Source

Tips for finding trustworthy sources 

Don't Be Fooled by Fake News

Learn to separate fact from fiction 

 

Take The Quiz! 

 

Becoming an American

Could you pass the U.S. citizenship test?