US Government Texts/Publicationss in High School Social Studies

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Podcast: VOTING RIGHTS, ELECTION LAW, AND THE MIDTERMS
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
As Americans prepare to head to the polls next week, We the People partnered with Ballotpedia for a rundown of the election law and voting rights...
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,...
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...
Did the Constitution Establish a Just Government?
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
In this inquiry, students gain an informed, critical perspective on the United States Constitution as it stood at the close of the 1787...
Moral Leadership and the Environment
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The United States is one of the largest emitters of greenhouse gas in the world, yet the federal government was unwilling to commit to the non-...
Federalism in Action: Renewable Energy (classroom activity)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The United States has a federal system of government in which different policies can be made on national, state, and local levels as long as they are...
Can the Market Alone Lead the Way to a More Sustainable Future? (worksheet)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Renewable energy is becoming more popular in the United States thanks to new construction and lower costs. According to the Business Council for...
Climate Change, Sustainability, and Individual Moral Choices (classroom activity)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
What can we do in our everyday lives to help the environment? Why do these actions make a difference when it comes to climate change? The attached...