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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This product provides 110 warm-ups (bellringers) for AP® U.S. Government classes! The warm-ups include thought provoking questions, content review, FRQ prep questions, practice multiple choice questions, and more! Open each day with a prompt to
Subjects:
Civics, Elections - Voting, Government
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$12.00
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This product is a differentiated lesson on The Federalist Papers #10, 51, and 78. I have designed two lessons with varying supports to help both AP® Government classes and regular U.S. Government classes of varying abilities tackle this challenging
Subjects:
Civics, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Cooperative Learning
$5.75
38
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This product provides 75 warm ups (bellringers) for U.S. Government classes! The warm ups include thought provoking questions and content review, and are designed to get your students thinking about important course themes. Warm-ups come with keys
Subjects:
Civics, Elections - Voting, Government
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$8.50
31
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This resource is perfect for AP® U.S. Government teachers looking to teach the 15 required landmark Supreme Court cases for the new 2019 exam. This product includes a student court chart handout, a key for the teacher, two versions of a review quiz,
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, Government
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Study Guides, Assessment, Graphic Organizers
$5.00
13
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This 3-page webquest allows students to independently research the major parts of the U.S. Federal Bureaucracy to discover the essential roles and functions of various departments, agencies, and offices. The webquest is broken down into 4 major
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, Government
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Research, Internet Activities, Webquests
$3.00
18
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This U.S. History Timeline Activity is a great introduction to any U.S. History course and can also be used as a great end-of-year review! Students will be divided into groups and will be given a set of 19 posters (8 1/2" x 11" size), each of which
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Cooperative Learning
$5.75
25
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This resource provides a full and engaging lesson about Federalist No. 70, specifically designed for AP® U.S Government classes. The lesson includes an intro and closure activity that will get your students thinking and moving, a 2-page graphic
Subjects:
Civics, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Cooperative Learning
$4.00
12
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This stations lessons is a great way to teach your students about the key amendments, Supreme Court case precedents, and controversial questions related to the rights of the accused. The product includes a warm-up that allows students to break down
Subjects:
Civics, Government, Criminal Justice - Law
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Cooperative Learning
$5.75
22
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This foundational documents bundle includes 8 different resources to teach the foundational documents required for the newly redesigned AP® U.S. Government exam. Each resource is offered for 20% off its original price! The bundle also includes a
Subjects:
Civics, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Outlines, Graphic Organizers
$22.25
$18.00
7
Bundle
By Holly's Social Studies Store
This NEW UPDATED bundle of 8 AP® Government tests will save you hours of work and is offered at 20% off the regular price! Each test includes an editable multiple-choice exam and several NEW Free Response Question (FRQ) options for the unit (PDF).
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, Government
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Assessment, ExamView Question Banks
$40.50
$32.50
11
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This resource provides a full and engaging lesson about Martin Luther King's, "Letter from a Birmingham Jail." The lesson includes an intro activity that will get your students thinking and moving, a 3-page graphic organizer that divides the letter
Subjects:
Civics, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Cooperative Learning
$4.25
14
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This interactive 2-3 day Mock Congress simulation is a great way to bring the bill-to-law process to life! The product includes 2 Mock Congress options- one that uses the traditional Congressional setting and parties and one that uses your school
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, Government
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Cooperative Learning, Simulations
$5.75
19
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
**UPDATED for new 2019 Exam!! This product includes a new 40-question multiple choice test on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties and 2 new original FRQs that mirror the Concept Application and SCOTUS FRQs. The test covers the major unit themes and
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, Government
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Assessment, ExamView Question Banks
$5.00
13
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This product includes 195 U.S. History warm-ups (bellringers), enough for an entire year! The warm-ups include critical thinking prompts, content review, and questions to tap into students' prior knowledge. Open each day with a prompt to engage your
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$21.00
$19.00
12
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This project is a fun and engaging way for your students to study the decades of Modern America! Students will create a "time capsule" of a contemporary U.S. decade and include elements such as a newspaper or TV broadcast and highlight the decade's
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Cooperative Learning
$3.50
8
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
**UPDATED for new 2019 Exam!! This product includes a new 40-question multiple choice test on the Foundations of American Democracy and 2 new original FRQs that mirror the Concept Application and SCOTUS FRQs. The test covers the major unit themes
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, Government
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Assessment, ExamView Question Banks
$5.00
14
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
**UPDATED for the new 2019 exam! This test will save you AP® Government teachers hours of work! The product includes a 40-question multiple choice test on the Legislative Branch and two FRQ options that have been designed according to the new 2019
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, Government
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Assessment, ExamView Question Banks
$5.00
13
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
Looking for a way to engage your students in meaningful classroom debates? This product includes 60 total debate prompts (35 that address U.S. Government controversial issues and 25 that address historical U.S. debates). These are designed to be
Subjects:
Civics, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Cooperative Learning
$4.50
14
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By Holly's Social Studies Store
This Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Unit Bundle for AP® Government classes provides lessons, resources, and assessments for up to a 3-week unit on civil rights and civil liberties. The bundle includes warm-ups, notes, interactive activities,
Subjects:
Civics, Government, Criminal Justice - Law
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lectures, Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities
$47.25
$38.00
17
Bundle
By Holly's Social Studies Store
This resource includes several first day of class activities for any secondary U.S. Government class. Get your students engaged and interested in the semester ahead, while getting to know them as well! The folder includes the following: - Human
Subjects:
Civics, Government, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff
$3.00
8
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been teaching Social Studies courses for the past 9 years at the high school level. I teach Government, AP Government, and U.S. History, but I have also taught Economics in the past. I have also been a Mock Trial advisor for the past 6 years. I have a Bachelor's degree in History and Political Science, as well as a Clear CA Secondary Social Science Teaching Credential. I have had an overall 98% passing rate in my AP Government class and love to see my students succeed!

MY TEACHING STYLE

I implement a variety of teaching strategies in my classroom. I use a combination of lecture and hands-on strategies. My students work individually and in groups, take notes and do collaborative projects, listen, but also discuss. I believe in mixing it up in the classroom and reaching a variety of learners.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Yet to be added

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I have a BA in History and Political Science, as well as a clear California Secondary Teaching Credential in Social Sciences.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

In addition to teaching, I have developed a great passion for photography and traveling. I have opened up a custom category specifically for stock photos and background images in my store. I am featuring images of countries and landmarks around the world, as well as other images teachers may find useful in their classroom, such as nature, transportation, and school themed photos. Photos may be used for BOTH personal and commercial uses, so sellers are free to incorporate them into their products! *Logo and banner design done by A Little Peace of Africa http://peaceofafrica.com http://www.pinterest.com/lainesutherland facebook.com/alittlepeaceofafrica

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