and Balances: The Line Item Veto
Lesson Plan - Perform a series of activities
culminating in a persuasive letter to Congress Member. Citing evidence
from primary sources, construct a position on the Line-Item Veto
Amendment. You will demonstrate your knowledge, understanding, and
mastery of the concepts of checks and balances in their letter.
An Idea Becomes a Law
Lesson Plan - Gives you a chance to visualize
by-step process of how an idea becomes a law and how
involved the process is, including an understanding of the veto
Lesson Plan - Learn to summarize the veto and override process as
outlined in the U.S. Constitution and used by the executive and
legislative branches and research and graph the correlation among
the political control of the respective branches, bills introduced,
and the number of vetoes and overrides.
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