US Government Teacher Instructionss in High School Social Studies

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Lesson Plan: Enumerated and Implied Powers of Congress
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Article I Section 8 of the Constitution lists powers expressly delegated to Congress. This lesson has students learn about the concepts of enumerated...
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...
Lesson Plan: Constitution Clips Scavenger Hunt
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson has students use C-SPAN's Constitution Clips to explore the provisions of the U.S. Constitution. Using their own devices in class or at...
Lesson Plan: Rights of the Accused
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The Constitution guarantees certain rights for those individuals accused of a crime. These include rights contained within in the fourth, fifth and...
Lesson Plan: The Purposes of Government
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson has students learn about the purposes of government specified in the preamble of the Constitution. Students will use C-SPAN video clips...
First Amendment Plan of Study Overview
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This overview lesson outlines a two-week plan of study on the First Amendment. Each day can be completed as written, or independently, to present a...
Lesson Plan: Constitution Clips Scavenger Hunt
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson has students use C-SPAN's Constitution Clips to explore the provisions of the U.S. Constitution. Using their own devices in class or at...
Freedom of Religion: Free Exercise
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The goal of this lesson is for students to gain a deeper understanding of the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment. They will do this by...
First Amendment: Freedom of Speech
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Students examine the historical context and drafting of the First Amendment through consideration of the motivations of the Founding generation...
First Amendment: Freedom of the Press
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Many Americans struggle to understand the Constitution, especially the rights included in the First Amendment. While many Americans, like many in the...