Use this section to explore resources about how the government is monitored and influenced, methods of media and political communication, public policy problem solving, and determine multiple perspectives on issues. Click on the links to each of the module pages below to explore that module's content.
Let's Learn About Influencing the Government
SS.7.C.2.10: Students will identify the methods used by interest groups to monitor and/or influence the government.
Let's Learn About Bias, Symbolism and Propaganda:
SS.7.C.2.11: Analyze media and political communication (bias, symbolism, propaganda).
Let's Learn About Public Policy Problem Solving
SS.7.C.2.12: Develop a plan to resolve a state or local problem by researching public policy alternatives, identifying appropriate government agencies to address the issue, and determining a course of action.
Let's Learn About Examining Multiple Perspectives
SS.7.C.2.13: Examine multiple perspectives on public and current issues.