This assignment explores how a bill becomes a law.
Type of Task:
Congressional Governance: How a Bill Becomes a Law
Create a flowchart that shows how a bill becomes law.
Author Robert Downs
Text of Learning Exercise:
Using Inspiration create a concept map/graphic organizer on the way a Bill becomes a Law.
Graphic organizers are a picture that shows how the ideas in a selection are related to one another. This might be in the form of a flowchart, tree diagram, or other picture that uses lines, boxes, and so on, to show how ideas connect.
Students will use the MERLOT resource and the software Inspiration to create a graphic organizer depicting the path a bill takes to become a law.