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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5
'Rights and Responsibilities' lesson. It helps students explore the issue of rights; particularly 'I have the right to be safe'.
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The inspiring story of a young girl who attempted to make 1000 origami cranes (birds) as a sign of peace after the Hiroshima bomb. Most inspiring is...
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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This lesson was used as a “kick-off” to a unit called “Citizenship Denied” which included a variety of sub-topics including The Civil Rights Movement...
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2017
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
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When the Rules Aren’t Right is a graphic novel for all ages. It is the story of Emma, your basic fed-up teen, tired of parents who only talk about...
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  • Social Studies
  • 3-5, MS
This lesson explores some of the ideas in the Preamble to the Constitution. Students read the Preamble and develop definitions for the six key...
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  • Social Studies
  • 3-5, MS
In this lesson, students apply their state’s requirements for registering to vote. Students learn when and how to register, how to complete a voter...
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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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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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Students read informational text and watch informational videos about Rosa Parks to learn about the civil rights movement and how American women...