Political Science Teacher Resources
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What Did Democracy Really Mean in Athens?
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know elections only played a small role in Athenian democracy? Take a look at the fascinating origins of Athenian direct democracy in ancient Greece, and compare their political structures to our understanding of representative...
The Politics of Emancipation Emancipation Frederick Douglass Gets to Know President Lincoln
7th - 12th
Learners compare abolitionist views of Frederick Douglass with other anti-slavery leaders of that period. They plan and take part in a mock anti-slavery rally of the 1840s, using the language of the pre-Civil War abolitionists to present...
Early Voting, Other Election Changes are Possible
6th - 12th
Students use the internet and linked sites to explore current voting methods in their community. They research suggestions that have been made for changes and interview people who made these suggestions (when possible). Students suggest...