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Mock Trial: Class Preparation
This Power-Point lesson will provide students with an introductory framework from which to understand the judiciary process. Students will delve into the fundamental aspects of a courtroom such as: the basic structure and lay-out of a courtroom, the function of different roles (judge, jury, defense,
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Philosophers of the Enlightenment "Magic Portrait" Lesson
Enlightenment Philosophers "Magic Portrait" Lesson This download features amazing PowerPoint on the Enlightenment filled with Harry Potter-style "magical portraits" that move, blink, smile, blow kisses, and yawn! Your students will be dazzled by a topic that can be a struggle to make interesting. A
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35 U.S. History Youtube Links
This file contains 35 U.S. History Youtube links. I have used each one of these videos in my classroom throughout the school year. This file will save you valuable time trying to supplement your lessons with engaging, informative, and entertaining videos. Check out the preview file to see the list
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The Play by Play: Political Propaganda Analysis
A Common-Core based activity for helping students get engaged with the presidential campaign while learning to analyze persuasive arguments and identify logical fallacies or misleading propaganda. During the election this year, the students in my "Language of Propaganda" class are studying misleadi
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Crash Course Government & Politics 41: Party Systems
Grades 8-12: The video addresses the history of political parties in the US, beginning with Washington's era, and considering the Federalists, Democratic-Republicans, Whigs, Democrats, Republicans, and the role of third parties, such as the Populists. It also discusses the Era of Good Feelings and

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Crash Course Government & Politics 24: Freedom of Religion
This five-question viewing guide for grades 7-12 will keep your students focused on the separation of church and state. It addresses the establishment clause, the free exercise clause, Engel v. Vitale, Lemon v. Kurtzman, the Lemon Test, and prayer in schools. It's an easy-to-use complement to your F

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American History Thematic Timeline
This is a great resource for any US History classroom! This bundle has a PowerPoint and PDF versions of the timeline. It contains high quality pictures & photos highlighting key points in American History. This PPT timeline has over 120 essential questions in the notes section of the presentatio
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Crash Course Government & Politics 25: Freedom of Speech
This eight-question viewing guide for grades 7-12 will keep your students focused on the protections for political speech, hate speech, and symbolic speech. It addresses: Brandenburg v. Ohio (1968), a case on hate speech; U.S. v. Schenck (1918), a case on "clear and present danger", and; Chaplin

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Crash Course Government & Politics 26: Freedom of the Press
This six-question viewing guide for grades 7-12 will keep your students focused on the protections for the press, including censorship, libel, and national security. It addresses: Near V. Minnesota, a case on prior restraint; New York Times v. Sullivan, a case on libel against public officials, and;

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Women's Suffrage Simulation
Within a U.S. History curriculum, women’s suffrage is often discussed in the context of Progressive Reforms. Consequently, examples of hostile sexism are generally used to illustrate female legal and practical subjugation as well as dramatic efforts to repress the Women’s Movement. While this appr
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Political Parties PowerPoint w/video clips & presenter notes
Political Parties PowerPoint w/video clips & presenter notes covers political parites in Government/Civics class. This 23 slide PowerPoint is packed with beautiful graphics, engaging video clips and presenter notes that aid your understanding of each slide and guides you through the lecture. Pow
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Crash Course Government & Politics 18: Legal System Basics
This six-question viewing guide for grades 7-12 will keep your students focused on the federal trial and appellate courts, jurisdiction, and types of law: public, common, civil, and criminal. It's a ready-to-go homework assignment for your Civics or Government students, or, if you’re a one-to-one sc

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Spongebob's Checks and Balances
Using a hands-on activity and an episode of Spongebob Squarepants, students understand why our system of checks and balances is a principle of our Constitution.
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Branches of the US Military (Government, Civics, Veterans) PPT
This Powerpoint presentation has been designed educate students on the 5 branches of the U.S. military: Marines, Army, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard. Use in Government or Civics classes, around holidays such as Memorial Day or Veterans Day or a unit study on the military and/or veterans. -------
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People and Government PowerPoint with video clips & Presenter Notes
People and Government PowerPoint w/video clips & Presenter Notes covers the first chapter in Government/Civics class. This 31 slide PowerPoint is packed with beautiful graphics, engaging video clips and presenter notes that aid your understanding of each slide and guides you through the lecture.
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Congress - The Legislative Process (How a Bill Becomes a Law)
This is a 3 slide PowerPoint that includes a reproducible student note-taking graphic organizer, an animated presentation that details the complicated law-making process in Congress, and a slide that is hyper-linked to an excellent video from Annenberg Classroom's Civics Education website. The vide
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World War I Simulation : National Security v Bill of Rights
This lesson, developed by Shawneen Morrison, is designed to increase student awareness of the historical tension over balancing civil liberties with national security. The lesson begins with a political opinion survey that sets students up for charges of sedition under the Espionage and Sedition A
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41 Must-Know Terms for the AP US History Exam Powerpoint
83 slide Powerpoint presentation of 41 Key Terms for the AP US History Exam. Based on the book "AP US History Crash Course" by Larry Krieger. Slides have pictures, mnemonics, catchy phrases, or jokes to help students remember who said what and ways to keep track of different terms. Each "teaching"
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Media Literacy:  Credible Sources in the Media
This entertaining introduction to current events in the popular press is sure to bring plenty of laughs in your classroom. The two-day lesson presents students with objective criteria for assessing the credibility of popular press reports with an emphasis on evaluating the individual report rather
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Government Scavenger Hunt Illinois & any State
This is an internet scavenger hunt activity in which you use your government webpage to find answers to the questions. I use Illinois government because I teach in Illinois, but it can be modified for any state. Great activity for the students to find the answers rather than just lecture them to d
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Organization of Congress PowerPoint w/video clips & presenter notes(Government)
Organization of Congress PowerPoint w/video clips & presenter notes covers the House of Legislature, the Senate, Committees and congressional staff for Government/Civics class. PowerPoint is packed with beautiful graphics, engaging video clips and presenter notes that aid your understanding of e
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Government- Mass Media Project
Based on Magruders American Government Book [but definitely adaptable to other books], this powerpoint project focuses on the affect of mass media on politics. This require six groups and each group will have two parts to answer: the first part is generic and requires all students to present notes o
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Hamilton Musical "Cabinet Battle 1 & 2"
Student favorite! This lesson includes student based activities that directly align with the songs, "Cabinet Battles 1 & 2" from the incredibly popular, Hamilton Musical. Student interest is peaked when the power of music is brought into the classroom. Students use the lyrics to participate in
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Hamilton Musical "One Last Time"
This lesson includes student based activities that directly aligns with the song, "One Last Time" from the incredibly popular, Hamilton Musical. Student interest is peaked when the power of music is brought into the classroom. Students use the lyrics to participate in close reading, historical analy
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