This product features a Lesson Plan on "What is American Citizenship," in a power point format. The 45 slide presentation is colorful, highly animated designed to keep the attention of the student. It is editable so you can adjust as needed.
For the teacher it is presented over four lessons; includes vocabularies and definitions, essential questions for the students to brainstorm, debriefing & reflection by section, think-pair-share, and much more.
The Florida Civics Benchmarks addressed are the following:
SS.7.C.2.1 Define the term “citizen,” and identify legal means of becoming a U.S. citizen.
SS.7.C.2.2 Evaluate the obligations citizens have to obey laws, pay taxes, defend the nation, and serve on juries.
SS.7.C.2.3 Experience the responsibilities of citizens at the local, state, and federal levels.
The overall presentation covers the following:
Lesson 1: Vocabulary
“Law of the Blood”
“Law of the Soil”
Native Born Citizen
Qualifications for Naturalization
Debriefing & Reflection
Attributes of Good Citizenship
Attributes of Good Citizenship Chart
Lesson 2: Vocabulary
Brainstorm: Duties & Obligations
Brainstorm: Citizen Responsibilities
Duties & Responsibilities
National Citizenship vs. State Citizenship
Citizenship Requirements in Florida
Lesson 3: Vocabulary
1st Amendment Guarantees
Freedom of Speech: Rights
Freedom of Speech: Notes
Freedom of Press: Rights
Freedom of Press: Notes
Freedom of Assembly: Rights
Freedom of Assembly: Notes
Freedom of Petition: Rights
Freedom of Petition: Notes
Civic Engagement Chart
Lesson 4: Vocabulary
The Frayer Model Map on Civic Virtue
Washington’s Rules of Civility
Washington’s Rules of Decent Behavior In Company & Conversation
End of Presentation
This is one of several "companion" power point presentations that I offer on... Citizenship.