Civics and Government Lesson Plan Templates in Middle School Social Studies

Find free Middle School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on Civics and Government.
Students Engage!
iCivics 
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
iCivics 
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...
Step Two: The News and You
iCivics 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Having chosen an issue for the project, students analyze two news articles about the issue. They apply the “5W + H” (Who, What, Where, When, Why, and...
'A More Perfect Union': Constitution Day Activity
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
In this Constitution Day activity, students view a slideshow outlining events leading to the U.S. Constitution and participate in a discussion...
Common Core Exemplar: Teaching the Bill of Rights
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This close reading exemplar introduces the Bill of Rights to students in a way that takes them deeply into the text, and leads them to a greater...
You're Not Elected Charlie Brown (election process)
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Add some fun to your social studies curriculum with the PEANUTS classic, You’re Not Elected Charlie Brown ( now available on DVD). Use these...
1-hour Disaster Preparedness Game
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, PD
Do YOUR students have what it takes to survive a disaster? Extreme Event game gives students a taste of what it takes to build community resilience...
Viva La Causa - Teacher's Guide
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Your Viva La Causa package includes a 39-minute video and this accompanying teacher’s guide. Story of Farmworkers Struggle led by Cesar Chavez On a...
Rock Your World: A Project-Based Approach to Global Citizenship
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, PD
Join Rock Your World, Kindred Spirits and Share My Lesson for an exciting webinar on global citizenship. Watch now on demand REGISTER FOR FREE...
Immigration
Core Knowledge 
Updated: 
2018
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
Immigration investigates the history of immigration to America in the 1800s and early 1900s and the reasons why so many people left their home...