Use the links provided to answer the following
questions in your notebooks:
Hangout NJ: The Legislative Branch
- Which two groups make up the
legislative branch of New Jersey government?
- Why is legislative work a "part-time" job?
- What is impeachment?
- What are the age requirements to be in the state
City of Elizabeth
is in New Jersey's 20th Legislative District.
to see an interactive map of New Jersey. Find District 20 and list
the names of our state legislators.
Spend 10-15 minutes looking over
PBS Kids Democracy Project:
How Does Government Affect Me?
Then, complete the following:
- List five ways that the government affects you.
- Explain in one paragraph: in which way does the
government affect you the most?