Homeschool Government & Civics Curriculum

Teach your homeschooled students about the history and function of the U.S. government with civics curriculum, texts, and resources that cover the branches of government, the presidency, elections, founding documents, and more.
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Scholastic Books

  1. Voting
    Voting
    Sarah De Capua
    Children's Press / 2012 / Trade Paperback
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  2. The Presidency: A True Book
    The Presidency: A True Book
    Christine Taylor-Butler
    Children's Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $5.49 Retail: $6.95 Save 21% ($1.46)
  3. The Congress of the United States
    The Congress of the United States
    Christine Taylor-Butler
    Children's Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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  4. The Supreme Court
    The Supreme Court
    Christine Taylor-Butler
    Children's Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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Government by Topic

Government Curriculum

  1. Whatever Happened to Penny Candy?  7th Edition
    Whatever Happened to Penny Candy? 7th Edition
    Richard J. Maybury
    Bluestocking Press / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $13.49 Retail: $14.95 Save 10% ($1.46)
  2. A Bluestocking Guide: Economics 5th  Edition
    A Bluestocking Guide: Economics 5th Edition
    Jane A. Williams
    Bluestocking Press / Trade Paperback
    $16.39
  3. Whatever Happened to Justice? An  Uncle Eric Book, Revised Edition
    Whatever Happened to Justice? An Uncle Eric Book, Revised Edition
    Richard J. Maybury
    Bluestocking Press / Trade Paperback
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    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
  4. Bluestocking Guide: Justice
    Bluestocking Guide: Justice
    Kathryn Daniels
    Bluestocking Press / Trade Paperback
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Constitutional Literacy from Apologia

Constitutional Literacy Workbook / Constitutional Literacy DVD Series

The Constitution is the document that's guided the development of the United States of America from its inception. It was formed by the Founding Fathers by the authority of the people, and it was expected that "We the People" would be vigilant to protect and defend its contents and abide by its restrictions on power.

Designed to accompany the Constitutional Literacy DVD Series, the workbook will help you turn the 25-part DVD series into a full high-school level course.

Government DVDs

  1. Biblical Foundations of Government  DVD Set (2 DVDs)
    Biblical Foundations of Government DVD Set (2 DVDs)
    Erich Pratt
    American Family Association / 2011 / DVD
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  2. Understanding Government, 3-DVD Set
    Understanding Government, 3-DVD Set
    Cerebellum Corporation / DVD
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  3. America's Documents of Freedom DVD  Set
    America's Documents of Freedom DVD Set
    Cerebellum Corporation / DVD
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  4. Drive Thru History America:  Foundations of Character
    Drive Thru History America: Foundations of Character
    David Barton & Nita Thomason
    Focus on the Family / 2006 / DVD
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    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 28 Reviews

Government AP Exam & Study Prep

  1. Painless American Government
    Painless American Government
    Jeffrey Strausser
    Barron's Educational Series / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
  2. The Everything American Government Book
    The Everything American Government Book
    Nick Ragone
    Adams Media / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
  3. 550 AP U.S. Government & Politics Practice Questions - eBookeBOOK
    550 AP U.S. Government & Politics Practice Questions - eBook
    Princeton Review
    Princeton Review / 2014 / ePub
    $10.99
  4. CliffsNotes AP U.S. Government and Politics with CDROM, 2nd Edition
    CliffsNotes AP U.S. Government and Politics with CDROM, 2nd Edition
    Paul Soifer
    Cliffs Notes / 2010 / Trade Paperback
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The Handy Answer Series

  1. The Handy Law Answer Book
    The Handy Law Answer Book
    David L. Hudson Jr.
    Visible Ink Press / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $26.96 Retail: $29.95 Save 10% ($2.99)
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW592173

The Handy Law Answer Book, is an ideal resource for most anyone who is looking to get a basic understanding of the law in the United State. The easy-to-browse Q-and-A format is highly readable, featuring header questions with bolded key words and short answers of one more paragraphs that provide a basic answer. Over 1,000 questions are included, "Where did the word tort come from?" "Where did the first U.S. Supreme Court meet?" Useful advice covers practical legal tips, finding a lawyer, filing a complaint against a lawyer and more. Included are highlights of important and bizarre cases.. 432 pages, indexed, softcover.

  1. The Handy Politics Answer Book
    The Handy Politics Answer Book
    Gina Misiroglu
    Visible Ink Press / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $19.76 Retail: $21.95 Save 10% ($2.19)
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    Stock No: WW591398

The Handy Politics Answer Book, 3rd Edition is organized topically with categories on American political culture, civil liberties, campaigns and elections, the media machine and more. The easy-to-browse Q-and-A format is highly readable, featuring header questions with bolded key words and short answers of one more paragraphs that provide a basic answer. Over 1,000 questions are included, and cover national security, civil liberties, the constitutional amendments, political parties, voting, and more. 607 pages, indexed, softcover.

  1. The Handy Supreme Court Answer Book
    The Handy Supreme Court Answer Book
    David A. Hudson, Jr.
    Visible Ink Press / 2015 / Trade Paperback
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    Stock No: WW591961

The Supreme Court of the United States has set the precedents for many rulings. Explore the important rulings of each court with this easy-to-browse resource. Organized chronologically by the courts of each chief justice, each chapter opens with interesting questions and answers on the justices on that particular court, followed by information regarding the court's major decisions during that period. 493 indexed pages, softcover.

  1. The Handy Presidents Answer Book
    The Handy Presidents Answer Book
    David A. Hudson, Jr.
    Visible Ink Press / 2015 / Trade Paperback
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    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW593170

The Handy Presidents Answer Book, is organized topically with an overview of more than 200 years of U.S. Presidents. Topics include the first ladies, key appointments and policies. The easy-to-browse Q-and-A format is highly readable, featuring header questions with bolded key words and short answers of one or more paragraphs that provide a basic answer. Over 1,000 questions are included, and cover a wide range of questions from their unusual backgrounds, religious affiliations, and other presidential trivia. 400 pages, indexed, softcover.

50 Things You Should Know About...

  1. 50 Things You Should Know About U.S.  Government: The Legislative Branch Flash Cards
    50 Things You Should Know About U.S. Government: The Legislative Branch Flash Cards
    Lorenz Educational Press / 2015 / Other
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  2. 50 Things You Should Know About U.S.  Government: The Executive Branch Flash Cards
    50 Things You Should Know About U.S. Government: The Executive Branch Flash Cards
    Lorenz Educational Press / 2015 / Other
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  3. 50 Things You Should Know About U.S.  Government: The Judicial Branch Flash Cards
    50 Things You Should Know About U.S. Government: The Judicial Branch Flash Cards
    Lorenz Educational Press / 2015 / Other
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  1. American Government: Power and Purpose (Fourteenth Full)
    American Government: Power and Purpose (Fourteenth Full)
    Stephen Ansolabehere
    W. W. Norton & Company / 2017 / Hardcover
    $144.00
    Availability: Expected to ship on or about 09/15/18.
    Stock No: WW283753

The text that professors trust to get students thinking analytically about American government helps students understand the quantitative data they encounter in the course and in political news. The tightened and streamlined Fourteenth Edition also applies an analytical perspective to current policy issues in new "Policy Principle" sections. 848 pages. Hardcover.