Missouri Government & Constitution:
A Concise Survey & Study. Updated, hardback 2006 edition. 12th
grade reading level. This book has a blue spine.
(NOTE: THIS BOOK IS ALSO NOW AVAILABLE WRITTEN AT
AN 8-9th GRADE READING LEVEL. SEE INFORMATION
This comprehensive book provides an overview of Missouri
government, including a chapter on the development of the state, an
introduction to governance systems, chapters on the executive, legislative
and judicial branches, a special chapter on juvenile justice, an overview of
local government, a pictorial walking tour of Missouriís Capital grounds,
and a quick reference guide to online resources.
Each chapter includes biographies of famous politicians,
numerous photographs and flowcharts, important terms and concepts,
questions, and in-and-out-of-the-classroom activities.
This book has been organized to address the Show Me
Standards, MAP requirements, GLEís and the Outstanding Schools Act of 1993.
Missouri Government & Constitution: A Concise Survey & Study
is designed to provide students with a knowledge of state and local
governments, the reasons for their existence, the purposes they serve, and
how they operate. It also demonstrates how Missouri government applies to
the lives of each and every Missouri citizen.
Students using this text should, upon completion, be able to
respond favorably to the Show Me Standards pertaining to state government.
This book focuses on government and political science. Other social studies
insights and findings are integrated to provide further understanding.
This book also meets Middle School and High School Grade
Level Expectations for Principles of Governance Systems. It also provides a
solid foundation in the areas of Principles of Constitutional Democracy,
Elements of Geographical Study and Analysis, Relationships of Individuals
and Groups to Institutions and Traditions and Tools of Social Science
By Dr. Richard Dohm, Professor Emeritus, Department of
Political Science, University of Missouri-Columbia.
11-12th grade reading level. New, hardback 2006.
Student Textbook. Hardback. 256 pages. 8.5
x 11. Index, glossary, illustrations, maps, photographs. $37.95. Catalog
number MG1530. ISBN: 1-891708-25-2.
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Both the 8/9th grade edition and the 11/12th
grade editions listed above use the following products:
Missouri Government & Constitution: Teacherís Key Updated
for 2006! This 3-ring binder includes chapter answers, term quick reference,
exams on U.S. and Missouri Constitution, how to get a free copy of the
Missouri Constitution and more. Catalog # MG1535. ISBN: 1-891708-26-0.
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Missouri Government & Constitution: Transparency Packet
Updated for 2006! Twenty five transparencies
of flowcharts of Missouri government. Includes an exam on the Missouri
Constitution. Youíll use these again and again! Some are fill-in-the-blank
for class participation. Catalog number MG1540. ISBN: 1-891708-27-9. $30.95.
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