US Government Digital Tools in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Digital Tools on US Government.
"Hamilton" the musical by Miranda, US History workbook
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
12 key songs have been taken from the play and have given settings and qustions to understand the concept. Rather than giving powerpoint notes, this...
Civics overview webquest
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
civics overview webquest, best used for US History 1 classes or review for a Civics class.
Lesson Plan: Constitution Clips Scavenger Hunt
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 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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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 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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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 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...
How Should the Issue of Gun Violence be Addressed in the United States?
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In the wake of acts of gun violence in America, both citizens and politicians continue the debate over gun control in the United States. Legislation...
Lesson Plan: How Should the Constitution be Interpreted?
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  • Constitution and Bill of Rights
  • High School
This lesson looks at the different ways that Supreme Court justices and scholars interpret the Constitution. Students will explore perspectives such...
Lesson Plan: The Influence of the Declaration of Independence on the Constitution
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This lesson has students look at the structure of the Declaration of Independence and the list of grievances contained in the document to explain...
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
This lesson uses ProCon.org to on the pros and cons of various issues on our current immigration crisis. It is designed for small groups, mini-...
To Sign or Not to Sign?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
On Constitution Day, students will examine the role of the people in shaping the United States Constitution. First, students will respond to a...