Talk to your child about the importance of laws and why we have them. Discuss why you follow the laws in your daily life. Then, have your child use the following questions to write his/her story. Have fun with this one!
If you were President of the United States, what new law would you make for people to follow?
Why would you chose this law?
How would this law help people?
What do you think grownups would think about this law?
What do you think your friends would think about this law?
How would you feel about this new law?
Teri Canaday is the lower elementary teacher. She is also director of the Montessori Center. She has a passion for helping children learn and develop their potential.