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Grade 4 - Questioning

How are laws made in the State of Washington?

Questioning

How are laws made in the State of Washington?

Planning

We will be gathering information while doing a role play, so planning includes understanding your role. (Teachers, see role play teacher info.)

Gathering

Keep the question in mind as you work your way through the role play.

Sifting/Sorting

Which of the steps in our role play can help you understand how a law is made in the State of Washington?

Synthesizing

With a partner, talk about the role play. What do you know now about how laws are made in Washington?

Evaluating

Where could you go to learn more about the Washington State Government? (Try searching Washington in World Book, or go to How a Bill Becomes a Law in Washington State.)

Reporting

With a partner, send an email to your librarian describing what you learned about how laws are made in Washington.

Notes

 

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