Civics and Government Videos in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Videos 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...
Dark Money: Media Literacy for Elections
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
In this lesson, students will examine a case study about how corporate donations to American political campaigns influence elections. Students will...
Predicting the 2020 Presidential Election
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  • Civics and Government
  • High School
In this lesson, students will view video clips highlighting competitive states in the 2020 presidential race. Using information from these video...
2020 Presidential Candidates on the Issues
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In this lesson, students will view video clips of the 2020 presidential candidates from the two major political parties discussing specific issues...
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...
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...
Choice Board: Our Founding Documents
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
This document is a choice board covering 12 different topics related to the Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights. Students...
How A Bill Becomes A Law
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
The Legislative Branches powers are enumerated in Article I of the United States Constitution. But their main power is to make laws as identified in...
Engaging Congress:  Play the game, Learn the facts
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Engaging Congress is a free, fun, interactive game that uses primary source analysis to explore the basic tenets of representative government and the...