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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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students learn the primary responsibilities of the President and how those duties connect to the powers the Constitution grants to the Executive...
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2017
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Ever wondered what it would be like to be President of the United States? Get an overview of who is in charge of running this country, who helps him...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In A Very Big Branch, students learn that there's more to the executive branch than just the president! Students learn how the executive departments...
  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students learn the role of the executive branch in creating and carrying out laws. Through role-play, the class models the legislative and execution...
  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students learn what foreign policy means. First, they learn the distinction between foreign and domestic policy. Then they find out what role the...
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Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Ever wanted to be President for a day? In Executive Command, you can be President for four years! Try to accomplish what you set as your agenda while...
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Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
What does it mean to interpret the Constitution? Why is interpretation necessary? Who gets to do it? In this WebQuest, students explore the answers...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In this WebQuest, students look at all levels of both the state and federal court systems. They learn about jurisdiction, look up the courts in their...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson teaches students about the sources, types, and unique systems of law that exist in the United States. Students learn about sources of law...
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Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Here, iCivics presents a judicial variation of the classic card game "Go Fish!" Students use a write-on courtroom game board and play with cards that...