Governing the United States: Ask a Congressperson, 1st Edition

  • Christy Mihaly
  • Published By: Discovery Library
  • ISBN-10: 1731629125
  • ISBN-13: 9781731629128
  • DDC: 328.73
  • Grade Level Range: 1st Grade - 4th Grade
  • 24 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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This book introduces readers to the very important position of a member of the House of Representatives. Using a question and answer format, this 24-page book provides basic information about a congressperson's job, authority, and everyday functions. The Governing the United States series introduces people and their specific roles in shaping the laws and communities of the United States. With an easy-to-read Q&A format, young readers will explore how people get these jobs, what powers they hold, and just what it is they do every day. Each title in this collection also includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Before and During Reading Activities.
Table of Contents.
1: What Is a Congressperson?.
2: What Is the House of Representatives?.
3: Interesting Facts About a Congressperson.
4: Government of the United States.
Text-Dependent Questions.
Extension Activity.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.