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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Newspaper articles, notes, and original documents from the online collections of the Library of Congress trace the process of drafting and adopting...
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  • Social Studies
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Learning Goals/Objectives • Students will understand the concepts of rule of law, separation of powers, checks and balances, federalism, and...
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  • Social Studies
  • 3-5, MS, HS
The president of the United States is among the most powerful political figures in the world. In the international realm, the president speaks for...
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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Students will create “word clouds” using excerpts of letters and speeches by famous women. Students may use the Internet and visit the free website...
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This resource includes 4 activities and an overview for students to increase their knowledge and appreciation of the legacy of Dr. King and the Civil...
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The class will use Rain Has No Father? to examine how the artist, El Anatsui, uses found items from his community to create artwork both rooted in...
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Students read informational text and watch informational videos about Rosa Parks to learn about the civil rights movement and how American women...
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
In commemoration of Women’s History Month, we present the following resource to help educators engage students in thinking broadly and critically...
Kids waving flags
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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5
This short activity is designed to introduce students to the concept of voting and its importance to American citizenship. Objective : Students will...
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Add some fun to your social studies curriculum with the PEANUTS classic, You’re Not Elected Charlie Brown ( now available on DVD). Use these...