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How America Works

Our nation was founded on the notion that a government should be ruled by and for the people. So how does America work? This series gives young readers insight into the foundations of theUnited States and the workings of our government. Readers will learn about thegovernment and how itfunctions, as well as the documents that are the basis ofAmerican freedom. Each book includes important facts and fascinating detailsabout rights, responsibilities,and laws. Colorful photos and informativegraphics immerse readers in our nation's past and present. Each book includes sidebars, a phonetic glossary, and infographics including diagrams.

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Fall 2016 Cover: How Elections Work

How Elections Work

Learn how Americans cast their votes and make their voicesheard in national, state, and local elections.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars… More →

 
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Fall 2016 Cover: How the Executive Branch Works

How the Executive Branch Works

Learn about the President, the presidential advisors, and the departments that manage the nation's laws and keep it operating smoothly.Additional features to aid comprehension include… More →

 
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Fall 2016 Cover: How the Government Works

How the Government Works

Learn about the history, importance, and procedures of theU.S. government at the national, state, and local levels.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and… More →

 
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Fall 2016 Cover: How the Judicial Branch Works

How the Judicial Branch Works

Learn about the roles of state, local, and federal courts ininterpreting laws, deciding cases, and bringing justice to the American people.Additional features to aid comprehension include… More →

 
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Fall 2016 Cover: How the Legislative Branch Works

How the Legislative Branch Works

Learn how a bill becomes a law and how the U.S. Congress helps maintain the government's balance of power.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and sidebars… More →

 
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Fall 2016 Cover: The Bill of Rights

The Bill of Rights

Learn about the rights and freedoms protected by the firstten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, including their history and importancefor Americans today.Additional features to aid… More →

 
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Fall 2016 Cover: The Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence

Learn about the key role of the Declaration of Independencein our nation's past and its continued importance to Americans today.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled… More →

 
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Fall 2016 Cover: The U.S. Constitution

The U.S. Constitution

Learn how the U.S. Constitution established the Americangovernment and what this document means for modern Americans.Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled captions and… More →

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