US Government Activities in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Activities on US Government.
High School Democracy Project Webinar
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With the election and deadlines for voter registration approaching, join the National Council of La Raza, the American Federation of Teachers, and...
MIRAD A BOY FROM BOSNIA - MIGRATION & WHY IT HAPPENS
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
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‘Mirad, a Boy from Bosnia’ is an engaging, cross-curricular program involving rigorous synoptic assessments. Presented in four media-rich lessons,...
Media Literacy: Making Sense of the 24-7 News Cycle
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
A free press is essential to the success of a democracy. As the media has evolved over time to include radio, television, internet and now smart...
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...
Voting Systems
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Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This is a presentation on the major voting systems used in the Western Democracies. As well as the presentation; there is also a handout and a series...
UK Political Parties
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2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This presentation and activity look at the formation of the major British Political parties; as well as their ideological views. It also looks at how...
An Introductory Discussion About Essential Questions Related to Civics and Government
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This lesson is an introductory activity to lead your class through discussing essential questions related to civics and government. You should use...
IMMIGRATION
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Updated: 
2019
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
This lesson uses ProCon.org to on the pros and cons of various issues on our current immigration crisis. It is designed for small groups, mini-...
An Introductory Discussion of Essential Questions Related to Equality
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson is a great opening activity for the first weeks of school. It will facilitate a discussion of essential questions related to equality...
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury using Novel HyperDoc template
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Novel HyperDoc are such an incredible teaching and learning tool. The Novel HyperDoc unit for Fahrenheit 451 example created by Kevin Feramisco has a...