Civics and Government Handouts in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Handouts on Civics and Government.
Changemaker Story Series: A Storytelling Challenge
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Storytelling is a powerful way to shift mindsets. Writing and sharing stories about how young people are leading change is a powerful tool to inspire...
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...
Comparing the 2020 Democratic and Republican National Conventions
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Using clips from the Democratic National Convention (August 17-20, 2020) and the Republican National Convention (August 24-27, 2020), this lesson has...
The Bill of Rights Choice Board
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
The first ten amendments to the United States Constitution, adopted through ratification, are collectively referred to as the Bill of Rights. As the...
Lesson Plan: Should the Electoral College stay or go?
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Did you know that in 2016, Donald Trump won the Electoral College vote over Hillary Clinton despite losing the popular vote by nearly 3 million votes...
The Poll Picture
iCivics 
Updated: 
2020
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Public opinion polls can give insight into people's priorities and opinions, and give candidates and the media a sense of the whole picture. Use this...
Infographics For the Election
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Provide visually appealing, graphically concise, and substantive overviews of key concepts using iCivics’ infographics. Topics covered include:...
Running for President
iCivics 
Updated: 
2020
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Lace up your shoes and learn how candidates run the race to become President of the United States! In this printable infographic, your students will...