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Act-It-Out Columbus Boat

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Students investigate the trip Christopher Columbus took to the new world.  In this U.S. History lesson, students create a fictional ship from cardboard and construction paper simulating the ship Columbus used to get to the New World....
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In the Shadow of My Country: A Japanese American Artist Remembers

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Students analyze artist's themes and means of communication, think critically about their sources of information, and weigh claims of national security against the civil liberties of diverse groups.
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Government: War Powers Limitations

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students examine historic examples of authority during wartime. They interpret the Fifth Amendment. They debate the merits of the Patriot Act.
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Antonio's Story

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders put a human face on the refugee experience to help them empathize. They are given an "virtual" introduction to Antonio, which gives students insights into the life of refugees in Canada and around the world. Pupils...
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Shoplifting

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Students demonstrate knowledge that shoplifting is a crime and choose a socially positive course of action.
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Social Studies: Causes and Effects of Divorce

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Students examine the factors leading to divorce and its ramifications on family members. Among the reasons considered are finances, selfishness, and communication difficulties. The instructional activity pays particular attention to...
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A President's Vision: Franklin D. Roosevelt

For Teachers 8th - 11th Standards
This poster goes well beyond any traditional activity in allowing learners to analyze a variety of primary source documents related to the presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt.
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Who is an Indian?

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students understand that there is a great difference among Indians. In this Indian identity lesson students discover that there are requirements to be in a tribe. Students write a paper listing the process to become a tribe member....
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2nd Grade - Act. 07: What Makes a Good Family?

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders discuss what makes a good family.
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Ecological and Social Issues

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students analyze what effects companies in their community have on the environment. They review natural resources and a guest comes to speak to the class.
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Cold War

For Students 6th - 8th
In this Social Studies worksheet, students find the words related to the study of the Cold War and the answers are accessed with the button at the bottom of the page.
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The Great Depression (1920–1940)

For Students 7th - 12th
In this online interactive history worksheet, students respond to 7 short answer and essay questions about the Great Depression. Students may check some of their answers on the interactive worksheet.
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Conformity

For Students 7th - 8th Standards
Why do people follow the crowd? After reading a short article about conformity and different types of conformity, class members tackle this very essential question.
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Brother, Can you Spare a Dime?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students through song analysis and group discussion, identify the qualities representing the Great Depression. They study the Great Depression and how it affected people all over U.S. They analysis the lyrics to the song "Brother Can you...
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Erutan

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students discuss that governments exist for many purposes. They describe that governments maintain social order, provide public services, provide national security, manage conflict, establish justice, and manage resources.
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Preserving American Democracy

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders analyze American civil liberties, as found in the First, Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Amendments of the Constitution, in relationship to the changes in these rights that may take place for individuals in the United States...
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Is Bureaucracy Bad?

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students examine the term bureaucracy and its role in state government. They study the purpose of regulations and explain the role of regulatory agencies in South Carolina. They describe how administrators act as law makers and analyze...
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Spotlight on Students

For Teachers 1st
First graders participate in social skills activities at the beginning of they school year that including graphing work. Each student acts as the "Top Banana" while other students ask them questions about their likes and dislikes. As a...
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Unit 6 Test Review: Money & The Fed Test Review

For Students 12th
Thirty-two study questions provide your economics class with the skills needed to pass a chapter exam. They work through each question to prepare for a test on the Fed and money.
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What Can We Do To End Hunger?

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students participate in a lesson that is concerned with finding solutions to the problem of hunger in the world. Students write a story with a mythological superhero to illustrate how we all need to be superheros in order to help end the...
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The Best Paying Job:Gross and Net Pay

For Students 5th - 6th
In this best paying job math learning exercise, students use help wanted ads given in the learning exercise to complete a chart that figures gross and net pay for each job posted.
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The Great Depression

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners use Using specific examples, compare and contrast how President Hoover and President Roosevelt responded to the Great Depression through relief, recovery and reform. They evaluate whether their attempts were successful.
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Federal Indian Policy - Tribal Reorganization

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students discuss tribal governments prior to federal rule.  For this tribal reorganization lesson, students listen to teacher presentation and write an essay utilizing the information from the lecture.
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Practicing Decision Making

For Teachers 1st
First graders read an Aesop Fable, The Grasshopper and the Ant, to learn why it is important to be the best person you can be to help yourself and your community. They will learn smart decision making processes and discuss their actions...

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