How Laws are Made
This lesson teaches students how a bill becomes a law by navigating them through the legislative process in a clear
and simple way. It helps them understand the steps from the introduction of a bill to it moving from The Senate to The
House of Representatives with the end of the process being with the seal of approval from the President.
This lesson provides opportunities for students to:
• Learn new visual art vocabulary and use it in the course of the project.
• Generate multiple designs with the use of color and release techniques.
• Use multiple instructions to produce a hands-on project.
• Understanding and applying media, techniques, processes.
• Reflecting upon and assessing the characteristics and merits of their work and the work of others.
• Making connections between visual arts and other disciplines.
• General overview of how a bill becomes a law.
• Understand the legislative process.
Complete Lesson Plan How Laws are Made (PDF)