A. What roles do interest groups play in our political system?
B. What are the different types of interest groups at work in American society?
C. In what ways do interest groups attempt to influence government and public opinion?
A. Students will describe the functions of interest groups and then create a brochure that represents their position either for or against interest groups
B. Students will research the activities of special interest groups
C. Students will design an interest group campaign using direct and indirect approaches
Student Objectives (what you need to know):