Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government
    Bens Guide to US Govt Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government, a service of the Government Publishing Office (GPO), is organized by age groups and provides a fun way to learn about the three branches of government, how laws are made, U.S. symbols & songs, elections and historical document

    Kids Guide to U.S. Government

    Ducksters provides links to information about the three branches of U.S. Government, the U.S. Constitution and the individual amendments, and more. 


    Judicial Branch
    Getting Ready for a Visit to Washington D.C.?  Want to Plan Ahead?  Check out the Links Below. 
    Smithsonian Museum

    Did you know that the Smithsonian includes 19 museums?  There is also a zoo, a carousel, an outdoor sculpture garden, an observatory, and millions of objects to explore.
    Smithsonian general Check out orientation videos for students to decide what to see when you visit the Smithsonian.  

    IdeaLabs Explore, discover and learn at the Smithsonian IdeaLabs. Check out games, activities, quizzes, learn the Secrets of the Smithsonian and more. 
    US Capitol Visitor Center
    U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
    Watch a Student Orientation Video, learn about Congress, find printable activities and resources, and more at the official site of the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center.  

    Virtual Capitol
    Architect of the Capitol From the office of the Architect of the Capitol, visit this interactive virtual map of the Capitol.  Be sure to check out the link to History of the U.S. Capitol Building.