Civics and Government Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

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Teacher Toolkit: High School Student Voter Registration
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  • Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens
  • High School
This lesson provides a toolkit for high school teachers to make it as easy as possible to create a student voter registration program in their...
Mock Election
iCivics 
Updated: 
2020
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In this three-day simulation lesson, students explain the steps taken from party formation to national election. Harnessing skills gained from the...
Lesson Plan: Empathy, Movies, and the Common Good, Part 2
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
What is historical empathy? How do movies personalize the political? In this lesson, through selected scenes from Steven Spielberg's film, "Lincoln...
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...
Remote Learning Toolkit for Educators
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Explore our free, easy-to-use games and lesson plans that will help you prioritize civic learning and keep your students engaged in a remote...
Educating for Democracy: Speech
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Common Core
“Freedom of expression is the matrix, the indispensable condition, of nearly every other form of freedom.” —U.S. Supreme Court Justice Benjamin N...
Educating for Democracy: Free Press
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Common Core
“The free press is a cornerstone of democracy. People have a need to know. Journalists have a right to tell. Finding the facts can be difficult...
1st Amendment Freedoms Choice Board
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
The 1st Amendment to the Constitution provides for freedoms: freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition. This lesson has students...
Shelter in Play: Game Odyssey
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Think shelter in place means an end to adventure and excitement? Think again and #ShelterInPlay! The new iCivics Game Odyssey turns our free online...
Why America? 2020: Toward a More Perfect Union
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS, PD
CER's (The Center for Education Reform) special professional development program for teachers, “ Why America? , Toward a More Perfect Union,” ( https...