Try these games for learning about the government!
Executive Command - This game is so much fun! It is challenging, too! Can you handle the many jobs of the President? If you can, take a screen shot of your certificate of success and print it out! Write your name on it, hole punch it and put it in the "White Section" of the unit for 5 pts. of extra credit!
Win the White House - Win and print the certificate for 5 points extra credit. This game take about a half hour to play. If you don't finish, leave the tab open and you can come back to it the next time you open that tab and continue.
Counties Work - "In Counties Work, students learn about local government by playing a county official responding to citizen requests. They must keep citizens happy and manage county resources responsibly. Are citizens making sensible requests? Which department of local government has the solution? Do taxes need to be raised or lowered to keep a balanced budget? How will citizens react—and what’s the best action when crisis strikes? Challenges come from all directions in this fast-paced game!"
U.S. Presidents Quiz - For fun