US Government Lesson Plan Templates in 9th Grade Social Studies

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Mock Election
iCivics 
Updated: 
2018
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In this three-day simulation lesson, students explain the steps taken from party formation to national election. Harnessing skills gained from the...
Electoral College Pros/Cons and Alternatives
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Once students understand the Electoral College, how it operates, and how it has evolved over the years, they will explore the pros and cons of the...
What is Gerrymandering and Who Should Control the Redistricting Process?
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In 2015, the Supreme Court decided in Arizona State Legislature v. Arizona Redistricting Commission that the voters of a state could use the...
Executive Command Game and Extension Pack
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  • Social Studies
  • 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...
Podcast: VOTING RIGHTS, ELECTION LAW, AND THE MIDTERMS
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
As Americans prepare to head to the polls next week, We the People partnered with Ballotpedia for a rundown of the election law and voting rights...
Essays on the Elections Clause in the Constitution
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The National Constitution Center's Interactive Constitution provides three essays n the Elections Clause when the U.S. Congress can and cannot...
Fight for Your Right
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  • Social Studies
  • 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...
Presidential Campaign/Election Role Play
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This simulation has students adopt 29 different roles and act out a presidential campaign. The Roles are: Candidates, campaign managers, senior...
Unit Lesson Plan: Civic Community Involvement
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Goal: Learners will understand importance of community involvement with voting and gain in-depth knowledge of the political processes within the...
Democracy in America, “Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy”
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This program explores the crucial role of strategy in the two-stage electoral campaign system; the opportunities for citizens to choose, organize,...