US Government Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

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The Power of Non-violence: What is non-violence?
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson uses primary sources and stories of participants in the civil rights movement to introduce students to the concept of non-violence...
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...
Compassion Toward Neighbors: Herman Melville
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Common Core
What do we owe our neighbors and fellow citizens? Reflect on the need for the virtue of compassion and civic attitudes toward our neighbors by...
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...
Voting Rights Act of 1965 activities
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This resource consists of 3 activities and an introductory essay for students to increase their knowledge of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Using...
The Meaning of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
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Contains selected resources from The Meaning of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a educational e-book edited by Amy and Leon Kass. The e-book is part of...
The 26th Amendment
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Activities will help students: • understand why the youth vote became an issue when it did • see how the youth vote affected the 2008 presidential...
To Prison for Poverty
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
To Prison for Poverty documents the system that enables private probation companies to profit from charging excessive fees to low income people who...
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...
Students Engage!
iCivics 
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2017
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students brainstorm a list of local problems and action steps that they might take to solve these problems. After analyzing the concept of problem/...