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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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In this lesson, students learn what political parties are and what kind of party systems exist in the world. They then learn about the role of...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In this lesson, students evaluate hypothetical candidates by establishing and applying their own criteria for selecting public officials. Through a...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
What issues do you want to ask candidates about? In Cast Your Vote, you choose the questions in a debate, rate their responses, and vote for the...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Covering everything from referendums to recalls, this lesson takes students to the voting booth and explains what they might see on a typical ballot...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Running for the presidency isn’t easy! In Win the White House, you get to manage your very own presidential campaign by strategically raising funds,...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Public sphere, public agenda, public opinion, public policy… What’s the difference? Students discover the relationships among these concepts and how...
iCivics
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students examine the types and roles of the media by taking on the role of newsmaker and agenda setter.
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
The role of interest groups in politics and government is a hot topic in the media today. This lesson uses the battle over school lunch ingredients...
iCivics
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Examine the seven forms of propaganda found in advertising and politics. Discover the persuasive methods behind the messaging we see every day and...
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Updated: 
2018
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Interest groups have recently unleashed the power of massive budgets for political ads, and most people can’t keep up with all of the messages...