US Government Lesson Plan Templates in 9th Grade Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on US Government.
Graphic organizer sheet for criminal and civil law
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This resource can be used to help students review these terms before an exam or as part of your lesson
Congress in a Flash!
iCivics 
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2020
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This lesson is designed to cover the basics in a single class period. Students learn what Congress is, what the Constitution says about the...
The Supreme Court and US Judiciary
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
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...
Presidential Leadership Project
btutino
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2020
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This presidential leadership research project is based on the unit on the Presidency - "Presidents lead in lights of their times" theme. Students...
Checks and balances.
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Rights after independence, Part 14: Checks and balances. In this podcast from 60 Second Civics we discuss checks and balances.
Judicial Branch in a Flash!
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In this lesson, students learn the basics of our judicial system, including the functions of the trial court, the Court of Appeals, and the Supreme...
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...
The Greatest Sacrifice - Veterans Day Activities
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A robust lesson plan designed to help students learn about Veterans Day and the issues facing veterans today. Includes videos, an interactive...
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...
The Constitutional Convention: Balance of Powers
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  • Social Studies
  • 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...