Leaders in Congress ebook
Guided Rd. Level U
Interest Level 4-12
Meet the leaders of the United States Congress! This interesting Grade 5 nonfiction reader explains the structure of Congress and the responsibilities of leaders in Congress.
Leaders in Congress
- Identifies leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate, including floor leaders and whips
- Provides a short fiction piece related to the topic to keep students invested
- Connects essential concepts such as democracy and leadership to students’ daily lives
- Includes a glossary, key discussion questions, and a “Civics in Action” activity designed to get students interested in how Congress runs
What does the Speaker of the House do? What does it mean to be the Senate president pro tempore? Students will answer these questions and more about Congressional leadership with this teacher-approved reader. This product offers an illustrated fiction story, index, exciting images, and other meaningful features to show fifth grade students how leaders in Congress make a difference.
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