Great end of the year project! Have the students create a brochure for a World History Museum on something that they have learned about over the course of the semester or year. Lends itself to imagination combined with a summative assignment.
Students research the essential question of whether Congress should have term limits. They can use quotes that have been provided for them as a beginning point, but they need to find outside research that supports their conclusion.
Research assignment for students to get a better understanding of the candidates that are running for President in 2016...students can get a good understanding of some of the issues the candidates are facing and not necessarily just the candidates
Have your class debate events/taxes/documents of the American Revolution against each other! Students will represent either a Patriot or a Loyalist and try to convince the other "colonists" that they are correct.
New for 2018 AP Gov test rewrite! Nine required foundational documents and 15 required supreme court cases are listed and introduced while also being linked to the actual document or more information on the court cases. Great introduction or review