What is Engaging Congress?
Engaging Congress is a fun, interactive game that uses primary source documents to explore the basic tenets of representative government and the challenges they face in contemporary society.
Students will be able to:
- Explain the central idea of a primary source.
- Accurately summarize the key details and ideas in a primary source.
- Evaluate differing points of view on the same historical event by using primary sources.
- Evaluate multiple sources of information presented in diverse formats.
- Analyze a primary source and relate it to an issue of the past.