After all the kids had gone, it was finally Thomas's turn. The teacher asked "Thomas what do you want to you be when you get older?" Thomas proudly replied, "I want to be the president when I am older, that way I can take care of my country!".
Thomas went to school the next day eager to tell all his classmates about everything he learned. "Our country is a democracy!" exclaimed Thomas. "That's why we have elections and we all get to vote for who we want. Our government is separated into 3 parts that all depend on each other. They keep our country running smoothly by treating everyone equally. One day I hope to be apart of our awesome government!"
"Ummm, the president? That'c crazy! You can't be the president!" shouted Alyssa. "Yeah! That's impossible