iCivics

iCivics offers the nation’s most comprehensive, standards-aligned civics curriculum resources available for your classroom, including video games, lesson plans, literacy tools, and webquests - all available for free! Visit us at http://www.icivics.org to access the full library of resources. 

iCivics offers the nation’s most comprehensive, standards-aligned civics curriculum resources available for your classroom, including video games, lesson plans, literacy tools, and webquests - all available for free! Visit us at http://www.icivics.org to access the full library of resources. 

 

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Updated: 
2017
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This mini-lesson covers the basics of the Supreme Court’s decision that burning the American flag is a form of political speech protected by the...
  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
County Solutions is a nine-step process for creating an action plan to resolve a community issue. In this series of lessons, students learn about...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In the first of nine steps, students explore two county issues you have chosen. They vote to decide which issue the class will focus on for its “...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
To begin thinking about possible solutions for the issue they read about in Step Two, students learn about the difference between individual, group,...
  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
To increase their knowledge about both the chosen issue and the three types of actors they studied in Step Three, students examine three websites of...
  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Having built a foundation of knowledge about the chosen issue in Steps One through Four, students now learn the term “public policy.” Students...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Building on the concepts of public policy, government action, and regulation from Step Five, students analyze real-world examples of government...
  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Armed with knowledge about the chosen issue and about how public policy works from Steps One through Six, students brainstorm a public policy...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students summarize their research and their proposed solution in one coherent document that describes what the issue is, what’s being done, and how...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Now that the research is done and students have articulated a proposed public policy solution for the chosen issue, they learn how to gather support...