US Government Activities in High School Social Studies

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The Meaning of Veterans Day
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Contains selected resources from The Meaning of Veterans Day, an educational e-book edited by Amy and Leon Kass. The e-book is part of series from...
Antigone, Part 1
60-Second Civics 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
What does the tragedy of Antigone have to do with the study of government? Find out in this podcast from 60 Second Civics.
Right to Food Take Action and Resource List
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Everyone has the right to housing. Find out how to get involved with this take action sheet and resource list.
Executive Branch & Checks and Balances
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  • Social Studies
  • 3-5, MS, HS
The president of the United States is among the most powerful political figures in the world. In the international realm, the president speaks for...
The Equal Rights Amendment in the 1970s and Today
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson asks students to examine the arguments for and against the Equal Rights Amendment. If you are a School Violence Prevention teacher, you...
WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH WORD CLOUDS
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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Students will create “word clouds” using excerpts of letters and speeches by famous women. Students may use the Internet and visit the free website...
The Greatest Sacrifice - Veterans Day Activities
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A robust lesson plan designed to help students learn about Veterans Day and the issues facing veterans today. Includes videos, an interactive...
1-hour Disaster Preparedness Game
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Do YOUR students have what it takes to survive a disaster? Extreme Event game gives students a taste of what it takes to build community resilience...
PATRIOTIC SONG - "ONE HEART, ONE VOICE" - PATRIOTIC VIDEO FOR CLASSROOMS - WITH LESSON PLAN
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"America's Songwriter" and music educator Hank Fellows has created an exciting, child-friendly Patriotic Video for Classrooms that explores the...
Reflective Citizenship
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2016
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A set of writing topics for students to work on.