US Government Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

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When Hate Is in the Headlines: Resources for K-12 Educators
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS, PD
Join us for a webinar with education experts from the American Federation of Teachers , the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance project...
9/11 and the Constitution
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
The anniversaries of the terrorist attacks on the U.S. on September 11, 2001, and the signing of the Constitution on September 17, 1787, provide...
Fight for Your Right
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The least likely group of voters is people age 18-20. This lesson seeks to change that by demonstrating to students both the power and importance of...
True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • HS, PD
The six high school classroom lessons and engagement guide developed in partnership with the Kunhardt Film Foundation teach about the Equal Justice...
Bill of Rights and Civil Liberties
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In this lesson, students will explore the civil liberties enshrined in the Bill of Rights. Specifically, students will a) read and interpret the text...
The Constitution and Notes of Debates Lesson Plan
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Using http://context.montpelier.org as a reference, in this Notes of Debates lesson, students will understand why the Notes are important and how the...
The Free Exercise of Religion in America
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
When, if ever, may the government limit freedom of religion? The Supreme Court and Congress have long grappled with this question. In a discussion...
Policies on Guns
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Americans possess more than 200 million firearms. Each year about 640,000 violent crimes, including 16,000 murders are committed with guns, mostly...
Free Speech and Social Media Deliberation
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
For the last century, the Supreme Court has tried to define what the First Amendment means and exactly what kinds of speech are and are not protected...
Should the government have the ability to lawfully access encrypted technology and communications?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
On December 2, 2015, a terrorist attack took place in San Bernadino, CA. The FBI was able to recover one of the attackers’ iPhone; however, they were...