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US Constitution Activity
Reading and understanding the US Constitution can be difficult for students. This detective activity is perfect to help your class dig into what the Constitution is really about. Through this resource, students will leave with a deeper understanding of the three branches of government and how our de

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Civil War Activities
Help your students learn about the Civil War in a fun and easy to use way. These highly engaging activities and worksheets will help your students understand the war between the North and the South.This high interest Civil War resource includes:→Teacher’s Tips (1-page)→Group Activity Handout (8-page
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Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens- Complete Lesson (No Prep!)
This complete lesson is designed to teach students about the rights and responsibilities of all citizens in the United States. It is a part of my Civics and Government Unit, which you can also find in my store!This lesson comes complete with the following:- Bulletin Board Postings (Key Learning, Uni
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Constitution Day PowerPoint Lesson w/ worksheets K-3
Are you ready to meet the federal mandate to teach your students about the U.S. Constitution on Constitution Day on September 17th? Everything you need to teach your primary grade(K-3) students about Constitution Day is right here, ready to use and no prep! The animated PowerPoint lesson explains
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President Election and Election Day Activities
Elections President and Election Day Activities. The purpose of this bundled activity is to engage your students by having them become “election detectives” and learn about the process of electing the president of the United States. Topics Covered in Election Detective Activity: →K-"No W"-L chart
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French & Indian War + Proclamation of 1763 Interactive Notebook Unit
Complete French and Indian War Unit of Nonfiction Informational Text detailing French and Indian War Battles, the Treaty of Paris, the Proclamation of 1763, THREE Interactive Notebook Assignments, and a balanced mix of hands-on activities to teach students about the causes and effects of the French
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Articles of Confederation
Articles of Confederation LessonAim: How did the Articles of Confederation govern the United States?Included in this resource:• Title page • Do Now: Devising A Plan reading passage with scaffolding questions• The Articles of Confederation reading passage/graphic organizer with scaffolding questions•

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Persuasive Essay Project, Writing About Social & Political Issues
Persuasive Writing Essays that Teach Students About Important Social and Political Issues in Our Country! With this resource I have provided a brief grade level appropriate overview of two sides of common social and political issues that many Americans are discussing. The students are then asked t

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Federalism - National, State, and Local Governments Working Together
Lesson: Federalism - PowerPoint, Lesson Plan, Smart Board Activity, Multiple Choice Test, Worksheet, Flipped Class Video & More This lesson teaches students about Federalism – the sharing of power between the national, state and local levels of government. Students will learn about the separati
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Election Day Reading Comprehension Paired Passages
These paired passages include one nonfiction passage and one fiction passage focused on Election Day and the process of voting in America. With the push for more rigor and changes in state testing, students are expected to read, comprehend, and respond to paired passages. Pick and choose what close

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John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair John Adams' Presidency: Election of 1796, XYZ Affair, Alien and Sedition Acts, Kentucky and Virginia ResolutionsAim: How did John Adams overcome challenges during his presidency?Included in this resource:• Title page • Do Now: The Election of 1796 anal

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Bill of Rights: Sort-Trade-Sort Game
Are you looking for a Bill of Rights review game that will get your students up and moving? You've found it! Students will receive a mix of game cards containing rights and scenarios. They will match game cards to the Amendments on their game boards. Students will trade game cards with other stude

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Veteran's Day Unit for Upper Elementary Students!
Complete Veteran's Day Unit: appropriate, challenging and fun for the upper elementary grades to honor this special day. Standards based activities from creating timelines to researching specific dates and facts about particular wars, determining the meaning of military slang, responding to a passa
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13 Colonies: Colonial Governments
13 Colonies: Colonial GovernmentsThis lesson teaches students about colonial governments in the 13 Colonies. Students will learn about the English influences on colonial governments including: The Magna Carta, the English Bill of Rights, representative democracy, and English Common Law. Students wil
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Hands on History-Constitution and Bill of Rights  Puzzle
I use this Constitution and Bill of Rights Puzzle as a way to review the major ideas and people from the document. There are 15 pieces to the puzzle.I print out the puzzle on card stock or laminate it (so they last longer), and cut it out. I put each of the pieces in their own little bag. Then I pas

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Political Parties - Democrats, Republicans & Third Parties
Political Parties - Democrats, Republicans & Third Parties: PowerPoint, Lesson Plan, Smart Board Activity, Flipped Class Video and Various ActivitiesThis lesson is an excellent introduction to political parties. Students are provided with an overview of the history of political parties in the Un
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Three Branches of Government Lesson and Worksheets
This full lesson plan details how to teach about the three branches of government using inquiry and hands-on learning. I taught this lesson to my class of 5th graders and I was amazed by the depth of understanding the students demonstrated. Because of the visual representations used in this lesson,
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Constitution Day Power Point and Lesson
Updated September 2014! Hyperlinks checked for accuracy in this month, too! Did you know that September 17th is Constitution Day?? Looking for an activity or lesson with your students? Look no further! I created this Power Point to teach my students about the Constitution after I had trouble nar
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Articles of Confederation Primary Source Station Activity - concise, student-led
--Student-led -- Primary source stations -- Common Core-based -- Ready to print and use -- Who wants to spend more than one lesson teaching the Articles of Confederation? This one-day lesson can be used to give a concise explanation of the Articles of Confederation. Through the use of primary sourc
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Bill of Rights Interactive Notebook, Activities for Every Amendment!
This resource includes one page for each of the first ten Amendments to the Bill of Rights, with a clear explanation of the bill and several critical thinking follow-up activities. I've also included a handout with Amendments 11-27 and a "Bill of Rights" vocabulary list. This is an excellent way to

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Manifest Destiny: Oregon Territory, Mexican-American War, California Gold Rush
Manifest Destiny: the Oregon Territory, the Mexican-American War, the California Gold Rush, and More This lesson teaches students about Manifest Destiny and its impact on America. The major themes of this lesson are the dispute over the Oregon Territory, the Mexican-American War, and the California
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Road to the American Revolution
This unit has been designed to teach the American Revolution in a fun and engaging way. I have included plenty of hands-on activities mixed with a variety of literature. Your students are sure to love learning about the Road to Revolution! Included in this unit is: -recommended literature -essent
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Federalists v. Anti-Federalists: Ratifying the Constitution
This lesson teaches students about the ratification of the US Constitution and the establishment of America’s two first political parties, the Federalists & the Anti-Federalists. This lesson provides a variety of activities including:• Completed lesson plan with step-by-step instructions • Two P
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Voting Rights Amendments - 13th, 14th, 15th, 19th, 24th, & 26th
This lesson teaches how constitutional amendments as well as the Voting Rights Act of 1965 extended access to the political process to the majority of Americans left out throughout much of America's history. Students will get in in-depth look at the Civil War Amendments (13, 14, & 15) the 19th A
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