Social Studies: Lesson Plans & Games

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The short lessons in this course explore social studies lesson plans and games you can use to enhance your classroom instruction. Enjoy access to ideas and tools designed to make learning social studies concepts easier for your students.
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7 chapters in Social Studies: Lesson Plans & Games

Ch 1. Government Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[147855].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Types of Government Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Government: Definition, Purpose & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42884].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42884].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Political Spectrum Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Types of Ideologies Along The Political Spectrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32928].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32928].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Totalitarianism Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Totalitarianism: Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15631].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15631].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Fascism Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Fascism: Characteristics, History & Rise Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17134].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17134].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Government Projects for High School Students
Lesson 10 - Parliament Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Parliamentary Government: Definition, Examples, Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17829].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17829].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Dollar Diplomacy Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Dollar Diplomacy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[260307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[260307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Impeachment Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Impeachment: Definition, Process & Requirements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17581].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17581].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Democracy Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - What Is Democracy? - Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3958].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3958].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Constitutional Monarchy Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Constitutional Monarchy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[298897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[298897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Absolute Monarchy Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Absolute Monarchy: Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9980].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9980].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - Queen Elizabeth II Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Queen Elizabeth II: Biography & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[298903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[298903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 24 - British Monarchy Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - The History and Power of the British Monarchy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21927].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21927].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 26 - Isolationism Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Isolationism: Definition, Policy & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17539].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17539].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 28 - Brinkmanship Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Brinkmanship: Definition & Policy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38146].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38146].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 30 - Dictatorship Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - What is a Dictatorship? - Definition, Facts, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15739].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15739].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 32 - Representative Democracy Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - What is Representative Democracy? - Definition, Examples, Pros & Cons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17760].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17760].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 34 - Treaties Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Treaties and the Law: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6216].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6216].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 36 - Anarchy Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - What is Anarchy? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17740].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17740].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 38 - Create Your Own Government Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Passport Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 40 - Freedom Week Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 41 - Types of Government Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 42 - CIA Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Espionage Lesson Plan
Lesson 44 - Democracy Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 45 - President's Day Crafts for Kids
Lesson 46 - US President Games for Kids
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Lesson 1 - Cartography Lesson Plans
Lesson 2 - Map Skills Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Types of Maps: Population, Topographic, Weather, Political & World Maps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Read Topographic and Geologic Maps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - World Map Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - The World Map: Overview & Major Geographical Regions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Locate Places on the World Map Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49072].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49072].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Map Memorization Games
Lesson 9 - Latitude & Longitude: Games & Activities
Lesson 10 - Map Projects for Middle School
Lesson 11 - Scale Drawing Activities & Games
Lesson 12 - Map Scale Activities
Lesson 13 - Orienteering Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Compass Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 15 - How to Use a Compass: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[167483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[167483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Parts of a Map Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141922].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141922].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Cardinal & Intermediate Directions Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Cardinal & Intermediate Directions: Definition & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[212305].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[212305].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Compass Rose Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Compass Rose Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138233].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138233].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Types of Maps Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Map Skills Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 23 - Latitude & Longitude Activities for Middle School
Lesson 24 - Topographic Map Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Globe Activities for Elementary School
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Lesson 1 - Cultural Geography Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Human & Cultural Geography: Definition, Characteristics & Studies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26984].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26984].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Population Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 4 - Population Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[167653].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[167653].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - World Population Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - World Population Trends & Patterns Throughout History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53732].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53732].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Demographic Transition Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - What Is Demographic Transition? - Definition & Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Urbanization Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - The Rise of Urban Societies & Current Patterns of Urbanization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29112].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29112].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Refugees Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Refugee Origins and Destinations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51581].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51581].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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