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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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Countries often work together to solve problems and fall into conflict when problems cannot be resolved. After learning about motivations and...
iCivics
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Economic, cultural, and military influence are all critical in developing spheres of influence. Students explore international authority by following...
iCivics
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students compare the basic structure of several different international organizations before categorizing their work. Students also examine the local...
iCivics
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
No one person invented the kind of government that we have in the U.S. This mini-lesson looks at two early governments that inspired the system that...
iCivics
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
The situation in the fictional nation of Swurudi is descending into chaos. The president was recently assassinated and tribal groups are turning...
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This mini-lesson looks at the ideas and writings of the Italian thinker and politician, Niccoló Machiavelli (1429-1527).
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2016
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  • MS, HS
Thomas Hobbes was one of the first of his era to discuss the idea of the social contract. This mini-lesson looks at his views on government and his...
iCivics
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This mini-lesson introduces students to the ideas and writings of John Locke that influenced the likes of Thomas Jefferson and other Founding Fathers.
iCivics
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2016
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  • MS, HS
This mini-lesson discusses the Baron de Montesquieu, one of the great thinkers of the 18th century. He spent a lot of time thinking about how...
iCivics
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2016
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In this mini-lesson, students will explore the ideas of Enlightenment thinker, Jean-Jacques Rousseau. His writings on natural and social freedom, the...