US Government Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on US Government.
Bill of Rights Video Lesson
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This Bill of Rights video lesson, provided by the National Constitution Center , explores the creation and ratification of the Bill of Rights and...
Bill of Rights Activity/Worksheet
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This worksheet has the first 10 Amendments to the Constitution and asks students to paraphrase some of them while giving examples of how they are...
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...
To Sign or Not to Sign - Constitution Day Activity
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In this Constitution Day activity, students will examine the role of the people in shaping the United States Constitution. First, students will...
'A More Perfect Union': Constitution Day Activity
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
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In this Constitution Day activity, students view a slideshow outlining events leading to the U.S. Constitution and participate in a discussion...
Learning About the Constitution
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  • Constitution and Bill of Rights
  • High School
This multi-day lesson will help you orient your students to the basics of what's in the Constitution, where it can be found, and what it means. Use...
Executive Command Game and Extension Pack
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Make your students’ game play more meaningful by using our activity and assessment set designed specifically for Executive Command . This easy-to-use...
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...
Constitutional Compromises Activity
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This constitutional compromises activity has students respond to the 4 major compromises at the Constitutional Convention: strong federal vs. strong...