Civics and Government Lesson Plan Templates in Middle School Social Studies

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Community citizenship
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  • Social Studies
  • Middle School
An introduction to the idea of communities and citizens. Some parts may be adapted from other resources!
What do I value?
Social_Studies_Team
Updated: 
2016
3 Comments
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  • Social Studies
  • Middle School
PowerPoint and medium term plan.
Lemon Exercise in Stereotyping
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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This lesson in stereotyping was used as a “kick-off” to a unit called “Citizenship Denied” which included a variety of sub-topics including The Civil...
Changemaker Story Series: A Storytelling Challenge
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Storytelling is a powerful way to shift mindsets. Writing and sharing stories about how young people are leading change is a powerful tool to inspire...
When the Rules Aren't Right: 7 Time Travel Tales of Activism by Leslie Tolf
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Standards aligned
When the Rules Aren’t Right is a graphic novel on activism for all ages. It is the story of Emma, your basic fed-up teen, tired of parents who only...
Gender Binarism 101
Bridgette Francis
Updated: 
2020
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New York DOE
A high school or workplace / community group- appropriate lesson on the concept of gender binarism and LGBTQ rights. The lesson focuses on gender...
Bournemouth Surf Reef Mystery
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  • Social Studies
  • Middle School
This mystery looks at the advantages and disadvantages of building at artificial surf reef at Bournemouth.
When Hate Is in the Headlines: Resources for K-12 Educators
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Join us for a webinar with education experts from the American Federation of Teachers , the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance project...
Students Engage!
iCivics 
Updated: 
2017
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students brainstorm a list of local problems and action steps that they might take to solve these problems. After analyzing the concept of problem/...
Step Two: The News and You
iCivics 
Updated: 
2016
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Having chosen an issue for the project, students analyze two news articles about the issue. They apply the “5W + H” (Who, What, Where, When, Why, and...