We found 746 reviewed resources for democratic governments
Lesson 3: Constitution Principles: Popular Sovereignty and Limited Government
12th CCSS: Adaptable
Explore two principles of the Constitution. This plan encourages seniors to focus in on popular sovereignty and limited government. They examine the relationship between popular sovereignty, limited government, and citizenship as they...
Governance, Corruption and Conflict Simulation on Nepal
9th - Higher Ed
Can your class help the people of Nepal? Scholars take an in-depth look into the social injustices and struggling economy of a country in turmoil during a multi-day role-playing exercise. After reviewing information on the problems...
Understanding American Government: The Role of American Government
9th - 11th
Why does America have a government and what is its purpose? Kids have these questions answered as they view a slide show describing aspects of US Government and politics. A well-organized resource with clear information regarding the...
Foreign Policy: Crash Course Government and Politics #50
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The final video in a 50-part series on the United States government and politics investigates the need for foreign entanglement by America. Scholars analyze why we have foreign policy, which at times is for the greater good of the world,...
Political Parties: Crash Course Government and Politics #40
9 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Democrats, Republicans, Tea Party members, the Green Party, and Libertarians are just some of the political parties that exist in the United States government and politics. Scholars research the creation of a political party and how they...
How Voters Decide: Crash Course Government and Politics #38
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever asked people who just voted why they chose a particular candidate? The answers may very greatly. Scholars analyze the key factors of how voters decide which check mark to place in which boxes. They use a short video...
Are You a Democrat or a Republican? Are You Really?
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have new or soon-to-be voters examine different political parties and their platforms as they figure out which one aligns most with their beliefs. After taking a few online quizzes, learners split into pairs to discuss and then in larger...
The First American Party System: Federalists and Democratic-Republicans: The Platforms They Never Had
9th - 12th
Students investigate the beginnings of the political party system in the US. They determine the key positions of both the Federalists and the Democratic-Republicans. They compare the views of the early political parties with those of today.
Washington’s Closed: 2013 Government Shutdown
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Remember when the entire United States government shut down in 2013? Teach scholars about the causes and effects of such an event with a social studies resource. Learners participate in classroom discussion, view a presentation, fill out...