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! 

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Examine the history of slavery in the United States. Trace the development and expansion of slavery in the 19th century and learn about the conflicts...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Discover the people, groups, and events behind the Civil Rights Movement. Learn about means of non-violent protest, opposition to the movement, and...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
What makes a movement successful? The people? The actions? The outcome? Students find out that answering this question is more involved than it may...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students explore examples of civic action and change by looking at the efforts in four movements in the 20th century; women's rights, disability...
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2016
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Should the voting age be lowered to 16? Or are 16-year-olds too young to vote? The voting age has already been lowered once in our nation's history...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson uses the topic of cell phone service to illustrate how government and the economy are related. Students learn the difference between...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson teaches the basics of taxes: what they are, who pays them, what kinds exist, and what they’re used for. Students learn how people’s...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson tackles a variety of topics related to government spending, including the federal budget, mandatory versus discretionary spending, and...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In People’s Pie, you control the budget of the federal government! You choose how federal revenues should be raised and how taxpayers’ money should...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson presents a crash course in the relationship between money, banks, and lending in our economy. Students first learn the basics about money...