|Content Provider||The Creative Learning Factory at the Ohio Historical Society 2009-10 Honorable Mention, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13 Honorable Mention|
800 E. 17th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43211
Phone: (800) 640-7679
Fax: (614) 298-2963
|Program Type||Individual Program|
|Program Rating||based on 41 evaluation(s).|
|Target Audience||Education: Grade(s): 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, seniors, Public Library: Library Patrons|
|Maximum Number of Participants||We prefer groups of 35 or fewer participants but can make exceptions.|
|Minimum Number of Participants||Minimum of 6 participants|
|Primary Disciplines||Social Studies/History|
|Secondary Disciplines||Community Interests|
|Program Description||Think your class understands the workings of the United States Government? We’ll test your students’ knowledge of the origins, structure, and responsibilities of our government. This presentation serves as an excellent means of introducing your students to the workings of government and also serves as a means of review for those classes that have recently completed lessons in government. Classes will be split into three teams with each team having the opportunity to select a question category of their choice per turn. Test your class’s knowledge of government by scheduling So You Know the U.S. Government.|
1. Categories, scoring, and rules of the game show are reviewed.
2. Round One - 10 - 15 minutes
3. Commercial Break
4. Round Two - 10 - 15 minutes
5. Commercial Break
6. Final Round
7. Closing comments
- test participants' knowledge of the origins, structure, and responsibilities of U.S. Government
- explore the documents that define the structure & foundations of our government
- identify the branches of U.S. Government and the powers and limitations of each of the branches of government
- explore the election process
- explore the process by which bills become laws
- identify the powers and responsibility of state and local government
- explore how citizens can get involved with government
|National/Common Core Standards to which this program aligns||
A review of the concepts of the following standards are covered during the course of the presentation...
From the Center for Civil Education
Grades K - 4
NSS-C.K-4.1 WHAT IS GOVERNMENT?
NSS-C.K-4.2 VALUES AND PRINCIPLES OF DEMOCRACY
NSS-C.K-4.3 PRINCIPLES OF DEMOCRACY
NSS-C.K-4.5 ROLES OF THE CITIZEN
Grades 5 - 8
NSS-C.5-8.1 CIVIC LIFE, POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT
NSS-C.5-8.2 FOUNDATIONS OF THE POLITICAL SYSTEM
NSS-C.5-8.3 PRINCIPLES OF DEMOCRACY
NSS-C.5-8.5 ROLES OF THE CITIZEN
Grades 9 - 12
NSS-C.9-12.1 CIVIC LIFE, POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT
NSS-C.9-12.2 FOUNDATIONS OF THE POLITICAL SYSTEM
NSS-C.9-12.3 PRINCIPLES OF DEMOCRACY
NSS-C.9-12.5 ROLES OF THE CITIZEN
From the National Center for History in the Schools
Grades K - 4
NSS-USH.K-4.3 THE HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES: DEMOCRATIC PRINCIPLES AND VALUES AND THE PEOPLE FROM MANY CULTURES WHO CONTRIBUTED TO ITS CULTURAL, ECONOMIC, AND POLITICAL HERITAGE
Grades 5 - 12
NSS-USH.5-12.3 ERA 3: REVOLUTION AND THE NEW NATION (1754-1820s)
|State/Regional Standards to which this program aligns||To be added later|
|Program Length||45 - 50 minutes, but time can be adjusted depending on the needs of your class|
This program is available by request ONLY
|Date/Time Notes||We ask that program reservations be made at least 2 weeks in advance. Be sure to list in alternate date in your program request in the event that your requested date isn't available. Please allow up to 5 business days to have your request processed.|
By Request Cost: $150.00
|Program Fee Notes||
Program registrations received before October 1st, 2013 will save $25 off the listed price of the program. In order to receive this discount, you must include the code EARLYBIRD13 in the "Additional Information for Content Provider..." section of your request form.
Bulk program discounts are available. Contact our studio for more details.
Please allow up to 5 business days to have your program request processed.
|Cancellation Policy||We will not charge for programs canceled due to inclement weather. The full presentation fee will be charged to sites, which cancel with less than 24 hours notice.|
|Is recording allowed?||No|
|Program Delivery Mode(s)||
Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Skype, iChat, FieldTripZoom, Vidyo, Movi/Jabber, Blue Jeans, etc...)
|Minimum Technology Specifications for sites connecting to this provider||Schools should dial into us directly via IP connections or through a bridging agent, at an ideal connection speed of at least 384 kbps. Schools are responsible for the cost and scheduling of bridged connections. We require a test call be scheduled with us at least two days prior to the date of your presentation in order to establish that we can maintain an acceptable connection between our sites.|
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