For Which We Stand

by Jeff Foster illustrated by Julie McLaughlin
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Discover how the US government works with this comprehensive, entertaining handbook. Fully illustrated!

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This book is a comprehensive and entertaining guide that answers questions like: What is the Constitution? What are the branches of the government? What is the Electoral College? What are the political parties? What are the different responsibilities of the city, state, and federal governments?

Plus discover the complete backstory on some of our government’s most important moments, like why we came up with the Declaration of Independence, and how people since then have worked with—and protested against—the government to improve the lives of all Americans.

Each spread features a mix of black-and-white and full-color art, including infographics, charts, maps, political caricatures, and other engaging visual elements that will be fun and easy for kids to understand.

Includes a foreword from an inspiring, change-making activist, plus lots of amazing info about how kids can participate and get involved.
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Product Details

    • Grades: 3 - 7
    • Ages: 9 - 13
  • Product Type: Book
  • Page Count: 176 pages
  • Dimensions: 7 1/2" x 9"
  • Language: English
  • ISBN 13: 978-1-338-64308-4