Civics and Government Lesson Plan Templates in Middle School Social Studies

Find free Middle School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on Civics and Government.
Lemon Exercise in Stereotyping
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This lesson in stereotyping was used as a “kick-off” to a unit called “Citizenship Denied” which included a variety of sub-topics including The Civil...
What Ideas Are in the Constitution's Preamble?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 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...
Remembering 9/11: Building Tolerance
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS
These building tolerance lessons asks students to look not just at the events of 9/11 but at the following days and years. Students explore the parts...
Leaders - MLK and Barack Obama
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Lesson taught as part of a unit on leadership qualities.
When Hate Is in the Headlines: Resources for K-12 Educators
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS, PD
Join us for a webinar with education experts from the American Federation of Teachers , the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance project...
Right to Food Take Action and Resource List
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Everyone has a right to food. Find out how to get involved with this take action sheet and resource list. Like this right to food action sheet? Check...
The Equal Rights Amendment in the 1970s and Today
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  • Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens
  • MS, HS
This lesson asks students to examine the arguments for and against the Equal Rights Amendment. If you are a School Violence Prevention teacher, you...
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday activities
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
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...
Students Engage!
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Updated: 
2017
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Students brainstorm a list of local problems and action steps that they might take to solve these problems. After analyzing the concept of problem/...
Voting Rights
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Updated: 
2020
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Explore the evolution of voting rights in the Unites States through an interactive PowerPoint presentation highlighting landmark changes. Following...