**This is the chapter slice "What is Government?" from the full lesson plan "Canadian Government"** Everything you needed to know about the Canadian government and the electoral process. Your students will learn what is a government and why do we need it. Using ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students we have also clearly outlined the levels of power, the stake holders, and the Senate, the House of Commons, the Supreme Courts, Citizenship and the Constitution. Learn exactly what are the Prime Minister�s roles as well as other key members of the Canadian Government. Written to grade, these social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. We have loaded this resource with reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy.