In workbook format for Grades 4-8. What are the powers and duties of the President of the United States? What roles does the President play as leader of our country? What does the Cabinet do? How was the Executive branch of the government started? This book contains answers to these questions and many more about the Executive branch of our government. One of the books in the History Speaks. . . series (#8062). One of the best ways to encourage young people to grow into responsible citizens is to help them understand how their government works. Students will be intrigued and amazed by the facts revealed in this book, and they'll enjoy discovering for themselves the place of the Executive branch in it all. The History Speaks . . . series involves students in examining the history of our government and understanding its impact on our present lives. Grades 4-8.