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High School Social Studies Lesson Plans, Activities, and Teacher Resources

Civic Voices
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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Voices for Peace is collection of resources for exploring the power of nonviolent strategies to effect social and political change. The comparative...
NGSkinner
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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A review guide for students following a topic on rights. Also useful for non-specialist Citizenship delivery.
maz1
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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This handout traces black history in America and links to the civil rights movement and Martin Luther King. It is useful to teach students the basics...
maz1
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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This resource can be used to help students review these terms before an exam or as part of your lesson
kgould_1750385
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Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 8:39pm
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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This lesson was used as a “kick-off” to a unit called “Citizenship Denied” which included a variety of sub-topics including The Civil Rights Movement...
adamski167
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 11:32am
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This contains a handout which looks at the Federal Court Structure and the Supreme Court. It looks at the appointment and tenure of Supreme Court...
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National Constitution Center
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 8:51am
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Where did the ideas for changes to the Constitution come from? What kinds of changes were being suggested? How did the Bill of Rights become part of...
National Constitution Center
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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 4:46pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Throughout the history of our nation the word “liberty” has been of significance. This lesson will ask students to explore the word: its meaning...
The Center for Civic Education
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson traces Ronald Reagan's ascent from obscurity to the pinnacle of political power in the United States. It also examines the constitutional...
60-Second Civics
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
What does the tragedy of Antigone have to do with the study of government? Find out in this podcast from 60 Second Civics.