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What is the Future of Space Travel?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
This deliberation explores topical issues in the American space program, focusing on the broad areas of space policy priorities of the Trump...
Lesson Plan: Constitution Clips Scavenger Hunt
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
This lesson has students use C-SPAN's Constitution Clips to explore the provisions of the U.S. Constitution. Using their own devices in class or at...
Lesson Plan: Rights of the Accused
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The Constitution guarantees certain rights for those individuals accused of a crime. These include rights contained within in the fourth, fifth and...
Lesson Plan: US Tax Rates Compared to Other Countries
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In this lesson students will view a series of video clips that examine overall tax burden in the United States and how it compares to other developed...
Lesson Plan: Supreme Court Case Tinker v. Des Moines (1969)
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
After wearing black armbands to school in protest of the Vietnam War, three students -- two of them siblings -- were suspended by the Des Moines...
Lesson Plan: Trade Policy: Tariffs and Free Trade
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The arguments over trade policy often revolve around the decision to either increase tariffs or move towards more free trade. This current discussion...
Lesson Plan: Congress' Power of Impeachment
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In the Constitution, the Congress is given the sole power of impeachment and removing the President and all civil officers from office. This power of...
Lesson Plan: Major Events of the Cold War
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The Cold War was a period of heightened tension and conflict between the United States, the Soviet Union, and their allies throughout the world that...
How Should the Issue of Gun Violence be Addressed in the United States?
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In the wake of acts of gun violence in America, both citizens and politicians continue the debate over gun control in the United States. Legislation...
The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2018
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • HS, PD
Common Core
Storytelling and the gift of listening are critical skills for young people. This project offers the opportunity to realize a simple idea: young...