Government Education Sites for Children, Parents and Teachers

There is a wide array of Internet sites that provide educational and hands-on information about various aspects of the government.  Here are some of the best sites available:

icivics - Engages students in meaningful civic learning and provides teachers well-written, inventive and free resources that enhance their practice and inspire their classroom.

Kids.gov - A government portal that provides a gateway to hundreds of Federal and other websites for kids, teens, teachers and parents.

U.S. Mint - History in Your Pocket, a specially designed to program for children and teachers to show the connection between people and money.