How Freedom Works

Teaching Artist: Laughing Matters

Students gain a deeper understanding of American government with this lighthearted and engaging workshop or performance. Topics include gerrymandering, the Electoral College, how a bill becomes a law, and presidential order of succession. Also available for virtual performances.

Audience: Grades 3-6
Format: Performance
Teaching Artist/Partner: Laughing Matters

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