US History Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on US History.
Blog "In the Words of Women"
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2017
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Blog posts written by women during the American Revolution and thereafter until 1799. Engaging materials; increase students' knowledge, reading and...
Bill of Rights Activity/Worksheet
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
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...
Alien and Sedition Acts Activity
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This lesson plan/activity has the teacher introduce strict new rules to the class. Students then write speeches of protest. Before giving their...
To Prison for Poverty
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
To Prison for Poverty documents the system that enables private probation companies to profit from charging excessive fees to low income people who...
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...
The Emoluments Clause and the President
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
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The emoluments clause is a provision in the U.S. Constitution to ensure that elected leaders do not gain a profit from their offices. Three groups...
Dichotomies in the Constitution
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This powerpoint shows students that the Constitution is a series of compromises between dichotomies - federal vs state, executive vs. legislative,...
Let's Text the Declaration of Independence
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Chunking activity that helps students understand the language of the declaration of Independence. This resource also contains a listing of web links...
Writing a Bill for Congress
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This handout is part of a role play of how Congress passes laws. Students use this handout to write their own bills and peer edit them. The front of...
The Presidential Election of 1824
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
All of the major candidates for president in the 1824 election claimed allegiance to the same party, the Democratic-Republicans. What distinguished...