THE ALMOST PAINLESS GUIDE TO U.S. CIVICS

Description

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Whoever said required courses had to be painful? Harlan and Marie are back in an all new, visually updated edition of the classic United States civics series. The Almost Painless Guide provides an excellent introduction to the inner-workings of the branches of government, the U.S. constitution and the election process. For the first time, all five programs are available together in a two-DVD collection.

Chapter Detail

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The Executive Branch (20:00)
Part of a three-installment Unit of Study on the branches of government, The Almost Painless Guide to the Branches of the Government: The Executive Branch is a fun and fact-filled exploration of the executive branch of government.
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The Legislative Branch (20:00)
Part of a three-installment Unit of Study on the branches of government, The Almost Painless Guide to the Branches of the Government: The Legislative Branch is a fun and fact-filled exploration of the legislative branch of government.
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The Judicial Branch (20:00)
Part of a three-installment Unit of Study on the branches of government, The Almost Painless Guide to the Branches of the Government: The Judicial Branch is a fun and fact-filled exploration of the legislative branch of government.
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The U.S. Constitution (20:00)
The Almost Painless Guide to the U.S. Constitution uses contemporary video footage, archival video footage and photographs, original graphics, and dialog narration to provide students in grades five and up with information on the U.S. Constitution.
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The Election Process (20:00)
The Almost Painless Guide to the Election Process uses contemporary footage, archival footage and photographs, original graphics, and dialog narration to provide students in grades five and up with information on the election process.

Preview

The Civil Rights Movement DVD can be purchased in our online store. The program may also be viewed at our companion website, www.mediarichlearning.tv, where it is available for Pay-Per-View screening and as part of our tiered Subscription Streaming packages.

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Vocabulary

VocabularyBackground information and media clips to learn more about the concepts, places and events of The Civil Rights Movement
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Biography

Biography In words and images, meet the fascinating, complex and flawed cast of characters of The Civil Rights Movement
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