US Government Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

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The 1619 Project: Exploring 'The Idea of America' by Nikole Hannah-Jones
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
“The truth is that as much democracy as this nation has today, it has been born on the backs of black resistance...Black people have seen the worst...
9/11 and the Constitution
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
The anniversaries of the terrorist attacks on the U.S. on September 11, 2001, and the signing of the Constitution on September 17, 1787, provide...
Teaching Freedom, Fairness, and Equality
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In this guided presentation, student will wrestle with the essential question: how deep is our commitment to life, liberty, and the pursuit of...
Citizenship: Early American political life
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Citizenship, Part 3: Early American political life In this podcast from 60 Second Civics we learn about the characteristics of early American...
The Constitution and Notes of Debates Lesson Plan
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Using http://context.montpelier.org as a reference, in this Notes of Debates lesson, students will understand why the Notes are important and how the...
Repairing the Fabric of Democracy | Global Oneness Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
Students read a short article, "Five Habits to Heal the Heart of Democracy," by educator Parker Palmer who presents qualities of citizenship that are...
Choosing to Make a Nation Curriculum: Creating the Constitution
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  • Social Studies
  • 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...
The Constitutional Convention: Creating an Executive
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  • Social Studies
  • 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: To Sign or Not to Sign?
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students in the final days of the...
The Constitution in Action: The Early Republic
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The United States Constitution, signed in 1787 and ratified in 1788, provided a skeletal outline, but how would it be applied in the real world? Some...