Part of Lesson Plan: Why Pay Taxes?
Activity Overview / Details
On-Line self-check for understanding regarding: Branches of Government - What do you know? From the IRS (Link included). Direct the students to follow the directions and check their answers. This is a quick check only, so only allow a few minutes for this activity.
Initial Statement on the site:
The federal budget outlines how the government gets and spends its money. Visit the Citizen's Guide to the Federal Budget Web site to learn more about the Federal Budget. Citizen's Guide to the Federal Budget Web site provides information on the budget up to 2009. For more information, you can also review the pie charts at the bottom of this page.
Materials / Resource
- Your Federal Government - What Do You Know? [ Go to Site ] What do you know about the branches of government and where the IRS fits in?