High School Activities

From arts to world history and every subject in between, Share My Lesson has an array of targeted resources for high school and beyond.

Lincoln: The Constitution & the Civil War
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  • The Civil War
  • MS, HS
Abraham Lincoln’s Crossroads is a classroom activity designed to support the National Constitution Center’s online game of the same name and the...
To Sign or Not to Sign - Constitution Day Activity
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In this Constitution Day activity, students will examine the role of the people in shaping the United States Constitution. First, students will...
The Constitutional Convention: Balance of Powers
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students in the midst of the...
The Constitution Lesson Plans: Past, Present and Future
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  • Constitution and Bill of Rights
  • High School
The Youth Leadership Initiative (YLI) has created these activities and Constitution lesson plans to enhance your students' understanding of the...
The Legislative Branch
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Give your students a “hall pass” to travel through American history—without leaving the classroom! Constitution Hall Pass video lessons and live...
Choosing to Make a Nation Curriculum: Creating the Constitution
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The Choosing to Make a Nation Curriculum Project developed by award-winning author Ray Raphael is a student-centered, primary source-rich approach to...
Choosing to Make a Nation: Constitutional Convention Simulation
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
An 8-lesson simulation in which students become delegates from specific states and address the same issues the framers faced. Unit includes the...
The Constitutional Convention: Reform or Revolution?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students at the opening of the...
The Constitutional Convention: Composition of Congress
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students at the Constitutional...
The Constitutional Convention: Creating an Executive
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students at the Constitutional...