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U.S. Politics & Civics Lesson Plans

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Lesson 1 - Interest Groups Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Development & Maintenance of Interest Groups  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Interest Groups in U.S. Politics Activities for High School
Lesson 4 - Gerrymandering: Definition, History, Types & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What Is the Patriot Act? - Definition, Summary, Pros & Cons  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Political Party: Definition, Function, Organization & Mobilization  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Affirmative Action Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Affirmative Action: Definition & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Homeland Security Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Department of Homeland Security: Definition, History & Agencies  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Current Events Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - George W. Bush: the 9/11 Terrorist Attack & War on Terror  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Elastic Clause Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - The Elastic Clause of the Constitution: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - U.S. Foreign Policy Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Classical Republicanism Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Classical Republicanism: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Political Machines Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Political Machine: Definition & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Peace Corps Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - What is the Peace Corps? - History & Criticism  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Public Opinion, Media & American Politics Activities
Lesson 23 - Gerrymandering Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Patriot Act Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Political Parties Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - History of Political Parties in the US Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Campaign Finance Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Lobbying Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Supreme Court Case Project Ideas
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Lesson 1 - Citizenship Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Civil Society and Citizenship  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Social Security Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Social Security: Legislation and Issues  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What Is a Veteran? - Definition & Importance  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Debate Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Understanding Different Debate Formats  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Veterans Day Projects for Elementary Students
Lesson 9 - Rights & Responsibilities Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - US Citizenship: Rights, Responsibilities & Naturalization Process  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Liberty Bell Games & Activities
Lesson 12 - American Symbols Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Understanding the Meaning & History of American Symbols  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Civil Liberties Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - What are Civil Liberties? - Definition, Examples & Cases  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - State of the Union Address Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - What is the State of the Union Address? - Definition & Purpose  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - American Ideals Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - American Ideals & National Symbols  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Civic Values Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Civic Values: Definition, Importance & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Popular Sovereignty Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Popular Sovereignty: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - National Park Service Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - National Parks in the US: Governing Agencies and Areas of Concern  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - What is Citizenship Education? - Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Citizenship Education: Goals & Importance  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Civic Duty Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 29 - Civic Duty Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Civic Duty Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Civic Duty: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Patriotism Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 33 - What is Patriotism? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Dorothea Dix Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Citizenship Activities & Games
Lesson 36 - Census Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 37 - Censorship Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 38 - What is Censorship? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - National Symbols of the United States Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Veterans Day Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - American Symbols Project Ideas
Lesson 42 - Veterans Day Discussion Questions

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