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Ch 69: OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Citizenship in the U.S.

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Use these lessons to refresh your understanding of the meaning of U.S. citizenship, civil liberties and how the courts protect the rights of citizens. Our videos and quizzes will help you answer questions on these topics during the OAE Integrated Social Studies exam for teacher certification.

OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Citizenship in the U.S. - Chapter Summary

Let us help you review facts about citizenship through lessons covering the responsibilities of citizenship, civil liberties and the role of the courts in protecting citizen rights. Our videos and quizzes can aid you with OAE Integrated Social Studies exam questions on the following:

  • Civil society
  • History of U.S. civil liberties
  • Freedom of speech, assembly and the press
  • Freedom of religion
  • Rights of those accused of crimes
  • Privacy rights
  • Controversies on the right to bear arms
  • The courts' role in deciding civil liberties

These lessons are available anytime, on a computer or mobile device. Each contains video tags that link to key points in the lesson, making it easy to review them. If you still have questions after watching, our instructors are available to answer queries.

OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Citizenship in the U.S. Chapter Objectives

Ohio mandates passing the OAE Integrated Social Studies exam as a condition for certification to teach the subject. The material this chapter covers is in the exam's domain on government, which makes up 19% of the total score.

The OAE Integrated Social Studies exam is computer based, and all its questions are multiple choice. The quizzes that accompany each of our lessons are in the same format. In addition to offering practice in taking this type of test, the quizzes assess your learning and point out areas of weakness that need more study.

8 Lessons in Chapter 69: OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Citizenship in the U.S.
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Civil Society and Citizenship

1. Civil Society and Citizenship

Citizenship and civil society are important concepts in the study of political science. In this lesson, you'll learn what citizenship is and what it means for people that hold it. You'll also learn about the important role of civil society in a democracy.

Origins of Civil Liberties in the United States: History & Timeline

2. Origins of Civil Liberties in the United States: History & Timeline

In this lesson, we will learn about the origin of civil liberties in the United States. We will take a closer look at where the civil liberties came from, what they entail and what they mean to society today.

Freedom of Speech, Press & Assembly: Definition, Importance & Limitations

3. Freedom of Speech, Press & Assembly: Definition, Importance & Limitations

In this lesson, we will learn about the freedom of speech, press and assembly. We will take a closer look at the rationale behind these freedoms and the specific clauses of freedom of speech, press and assembly and what they mean to society today.

What is Freedom of Religion? - Definition, History & Importance

4. What is Freedom of Religion? - Definition, History & Importance

In this lesson, we will learn about the freedom of religion. We will take a closer look at the rationale behind the freedom, the specific clauses of the freedom of religion and what it means to society today.

Law and Order: Procedural Rights of the Accused

5. Law and Order: Procedural Rights of the Accused

In this lesson, we will learn about the procedural rights of the accused. We will look at how these rights are defined and what they mean to our justice system today.

The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples

6. The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, we will learn about the right of privacy. We will take a closer look at the right, what it includes and what it means to society today.

The Right to Bear Arms: History, Pros & Cons

7. The Right to Bear Arms: History, Pros & Cons

In this lesson, we will learn about the right to bear arms. We will take a closer look at the right to find out what it includes and what it means to society today.

The Courts and a Free Society: Role in Deciding Civil Liberties

8. The Courts and a Free Society: Role in Deciding Civil Liberties

In this lesson, we will learn about the origin of the court's role with civil liberties in the United States. We will take a closer look at what the court's positions entail and the effects on society today.

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