Schoolhouse Rock!: I'm Just a Bill
00:00:14 - 00:03:16
This music video explains what a bill is and how it becomes a law.

Public Discussion Questions


  1. Where is Bill at the start of the song?
  2. Where did Bill come from?
  3. What is Bill hoping for? What will that take?
  4. Where could Bill go if they vote for him on Capital Hill?

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Standards


This clip is associated with the following standards:
  • Common Core State Standards
    Identify key steps in a text’s description of a process related to history/social studies (e.g., how...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    The student understands important ideas in the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, a...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    The student understands the framework of government created by the U.S. Constitution of 1787. The st...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    identify the reasons for and describe the system of checks and balances outlined in the U.S. Constit...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    analyze the structure and functions of the legislative branch of government, including the bicameral...

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