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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  • MS, HS
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States, but he played many political roles throughout our nation’s history. His political life...
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  • MS, HS
This mini-lesson digs into the 41 year political career of James Madison. Considered the author of the U.S. Constitution, Madison was a prime...
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
As a new country, the United States experienced a lot of growing pains. This mini-lesson highlights some of the citizen rebellions that occurred in...
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  • MS, HS
Students learn why there are two houses of Congress and discover how a bicameral legislature ensures that all states have a voice in bills. Together...
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  • MS, HS
Do you ever wish you could make the rules? Well, there are people whose job it is to make the rules for this country. These rules are called laws,...
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  • MS, HS
Students learn what factors members of Congress consider when deciding whether to vote for a bill. These include the powers given to Congress by the...
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  • MS, HS
In Represent Me!, you work as a legislator trying to meet the needs of your constituents. The people who voted you into office have various...
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  • MS, HS
This web quest will guide you through a number of web resources that will give you information about your representatives in government. Use the Who...
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  • MS, HS
Want to make some laws? You can in LawCraft, where you play a member of Congress from the state of your choice. You'll pick an issue that's important...
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Branches of Power allows you to do something that no one else can: control all three branches of government! You'll have the power to write any laws...