US Government Team-Based Learnings in High School Social Studies

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Are Bible Readings Ever Allowed in Public Schools?
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Throughout the 20th century, the meaning of the First Amendment's establishment clause provoked debate, especially on the issue of prayer. The...
"At the Hands of Persons Unknown": Lynching in US
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Between 1882 and 1968, 4,743 people were lynched in the United States; over 70 percent of the victims were African-Americans. In this lesson,...
Explaining American Populism (Worksheet)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Why is populism so difficult to define? How has populism influenced American politics during different time periods? Why does populism not fit neatly...
Understanding 'Fake News'
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Standards aligned
Today, there are vast amounts of information readily available online. It can be hard to decide between what is real and what is fake or a hoax. In...
Martin Luther King and the Philosophy of Nonviolence
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Standards aligned
Martin Luther King, Jr. is remembered for his achievements in civil rights and for the methods he used to get there — namely, nonviolence. More than...
Teaching the Supreme Court and Freedom of the Press with The Post
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Common Core
When the government issued injunctions against the publication of the Pentagon Papers by the New York Times and the Washington Post , its argument...
Drawing Congressional Districts Is Like Sudoku
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Common Core
One of the basic underpinnings of U.S. democracy is that we use voting to determine who represents us at the city, state, and federal levels of...
MIRAD A BOY FROM BOSNIA - MIGRATION & WHY IT HAPPENS
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
‘Mirad, a Boy from Bosnia’ is an engaging, cross-curricular program involving rigorous synoptic assessments. Presented in four media-rich lessons,...
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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-...
Fourth Amendment: Search and Seizure
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Common Core
This lesson will allow students to examine the text and interpretations of the Fourth Amendment to describe key terms and ideas like searches,...