Presentation on theme: "“Unpacking the Standards”: The Legislative Branch in Georgia"— Presentation transcript:
1 “Unpacking the Standards”: The Legislative Branch in Georgia 8th Grade Social StudiesMr. Short
2 Lesson 1: The Legislative Branch in Georgia Underline the verbs and circle the nouns in the standardLesson 1: The Legislative Branch in GeorgiaCivics/Gov. Standard – SS8CG2The student will analyze the role of the legislative branch in Georgia state government.
3 Underline the verbs and circle the nouns in the standard SS8CG2 Elementsa. Explain the qualifications, term, election, and duties of members of the General Assembly.b. Describe the organization of the General Assembly, with emphasis on leadership and the committee system.c. Trace the steps in the legislative process for a bill to become a law in Georgia.