Influencing the Government VIDEO UPDATED

Let's Learn About Influencing the Government

SS.7.CG.2.8: Students will examine the impact of media, individuals, and interest groups on monitoring and influencing the government

Influencing the Government Content Guide

The module guide is a downloadable packet that includes all guides. Click on the button for the Word version.

Click here for the Typable PDF version of the guide.

    2023 Video: Influencing the Government

    Download the video viewing guide to get more out of viewing the video.


    2023 TYPABLE PDF

    2023 SCRIPT


    In the United States, the government works for the people. Influencing the government means to have an effect or impact on the actions, behavior, or opinions of the government.

    Support and Enrichment

    These resources include readings and activities to provide deeper understanding, extend support, or address gaps in learning.

    These will open in your browser as a PDF form or Word document. Right click to save to your desktop. Contact Dr. Steve Masyada at for answer keys.


    Let's Organize What We Learned About Influencing the Government!

    Who Will They Support? Match Candidates and Interest Groups1

    Support Readings

    Practice Quiz on Influencing the Government

    Begin the Quiz