Forms of Government Teacher Resources

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Matrices Or Charts

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students investigate the concept of using charts or matrices for a variety of applications that include organizing data and taking notes. The graphic organizer provides a great visual aid for them to see the information in different ways.
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Divided We Fall

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers investigate the consequences of eliminating one or more of the amendments to the Bill of Rights.
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Text for Dictation: Polital Systems

For Teachers 6th - 8th
In this text for dictation worksheet, pupils take dictation from a passage containing ideas and vocabulary about political systerms in Britain.
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The Mayflower Compact

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students use primary source documents to discuss the Mayflower Compact and the story of the first Thanksgiving. They discover how the Pilgrims were influenced in developing a community and American democracy.
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Desegregating the Kentucky Public School System

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students watch a video which chronicles the struggle to desegregate Kentucky's schools. They write a paper on a given aspect of what they saw in the video.
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US & Iroquois Constitution Parallels

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders identify and compare the stated purposes of the Iroquois and US Constitutions, and their roles as living documents.
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Don't Let Your Rights Be Violated

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders engage in a study of the First Amendment of The Constitution. They read the amendment and use a highlighter to note the important parts. Then students journal the connections of its importance to daily life. They include...
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Zhou Dynasty

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Pupils research the contributions of the Zho Dynasty. They identify the Mandate of Heaven, and the growth of the economy under the Zhou. They research the history of the discovery of silk and its role as an export. Finally, they...
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The U.S. and Iroquois Constitutions

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students receive and interpret copies of US Constitution and Iroquois Constitution. Then they reference (look up) the articles mentioned by Daly in the Iroquois Constitution text, and analyze for parallel meaning in the US Constitution....
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Picture Tomorrow

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Young scholars discuss their plans for the future. they draw pictures of something from their future that they plan to do or be. They display their art work in the classroom.
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Haniwa

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use non-fired clay and posterboards to create and display examples of Haniwa and kofun in this exciting lesson for the Social Studies, Humanities, Asian Studies, or Art classroom.
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Korean Culture

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders complete a research project for the sixth grade Big Book that is to be shared with the 5th graders. Students should take their time because the project represents them and the whole class.
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Geography of Early China

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students research and identify the primary geographic features of China. They investigate which features isolated China, and identify the significance of the Hwang River to Early Chinese civilizations. Finally, they research the Silk...
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History of Japan

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students research the mythological and factual founding of early Japan. They compare and contrast the two accounts. As an assessment activity, they fill out a chart that compares and contrasts the facts and myths surrounding Japanese...
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Religions of Japan

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Young scholars explore, analyze and study the religions that originated in Japan, including Shintoism and Zen Buddhism. They assess the beliefs of each religion and compare/contrast all the Eastern Religions and view their people and...
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Follow that Cheese

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students research types of cheeses. In this cheese types lesson, students research the origin of cheese and then investigate the area of origin. Students share their reports. Students have a cheese tasting celebration as a culminating...
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Government Startup Project: Declaration of Independence

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students study the Declaration of Independence and other sources. In groups, they form a new country and create their own Declaration of Independence. Each group presents the project and discusses the pros and cons of each new...
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Let's Get the Town Organized

For Teachers K - 4th
Students write a letter to a local town official to come to the classroom. They interview the town official and each asks a question.
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A Proper Role for Government - Seeking Perfection in an Imperfect World

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students discuss the proper role of government in the economy. Reviewing the foundations for a market economy to work properly, they decide how to best direct resources to get the most out of them. They distinguish between private and...
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Extra! Extra! Read All About It! Maine -- The Next State

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners create their own radio newscast about Maine becoming a state. As a class, they each have their own role whether it be an anchor or production person. They discover Maine's history and identify any difficulties it had in...
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Government & Politics

For Students 6th - 8th
In this United States history worksheet, students reference their textbook to answer 16 fill in the blank questions and 8 short answer questions regarding the early government of the nation.
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Think-Tac-Toe: Lesson 12

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore the development of a civilization. In this social studies lesson, 6th graders discuss how geography and trade impacted the development of a civilization. Students discuss the daily lives of individuals within a...
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International Indian School, Riyadh-Geography

For Students 8th - 10th
In this geography worksheet, students answer questions about the key elements of a democracy and the government in general. An answer key is included. Page is from the International Indian School-Riyadh.