US Government Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

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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...
The Constitutional Convention: Balance of Powers
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students in the midst of the...
Lesson Plan: Enumerated and Implied Powers of Congress
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 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...
The Founders: American and English Bill of Rights.
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
What the Founders learned about rights from British history, Part 14: The American and English Bill of Rights. In this podcast from 60 Second Civics...
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 Electoral College and the Constitution
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
The Constitution provides for a system of electors to elect the President and Vice President of the United States. These electors are chosen to...
The Formation of the U.S. Constitution
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
This is a unit plan covering the stages in the formation of the Constitution. It has students make connections between the content in the U.S...
Choosing to Make a Nation Curriculum: Creating the Constitution
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The Choosing to Make a Nation Curriculum Project developed by award-winning author Ray Raphael is a student-centered, primary source-rich approach to...
Choosing to Make a Nation: Constitutional Convention Simulation
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
An 8-lesson simulation in which students become delegates from specific states and address the same issues the framers faced. Unit includes the...
The Constitutional Convention: Reform or Revolution?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students at the opening of the...