We found 258 reviewed resources for first political parties
Sample Test: Politics, Voting & Civic ParticipationLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What is the difference between Democrats and Republicans? What propaganda techniques do political parties use? What is the Electoral College? Here you'll find a 22-question multiple-choice assessment on the voting practices, politics,...
The First American Party System: Federalists and Democratic-Republicans: The Platforms They Never HadLesson Planet
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.
The First American Party System: A Documentary Timeline of Important Events (1787-1800)Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students conduct research on the events of the end of the 18th century in order to identify critical factors leading to the development of the Federalist and Democratic-Republican political parties. They summarize the key positions of...
Do Factions Control Political Parties Today?Lesson Planet
5th - 12th
Young scholars establish how the first political parties were formed. For this U.S. History lesson, students work in groups to share their personal viewpoint on various topics provided by the teacher, then they are assigned to bring a...
Lesson 5: Evolution of American Political PartiesLesson Planet
Twelfth graders take a closer look at the history of the Democrat and Republican Parties as well as lesser-known parties. In this American politics lesson, 12th graders view a PowerPoint presentation and then build their own political...
Writing About Informational Text: Political PartiesLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
To demonstrate their ability to craft an analysis of informational text, class members read excerpts from James Madison's "The Federalist No. 10," from George Washington's Farewell Address, and from Thomas Jefferson's First Inaugural...
Party Systems: Crash Course Government and Politics #41Lesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Scholars investigate the emergence of the political party system in the early days of United States government and politics. They view the 41st video in a 50-part series to analyze the reasoning behind the existence of political parties...
Rise of Political Parties during George Washington's PresidencyLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students investigate the rise of political parties in the United States. In this early American history activity, students analyze documents penned by Washington that warn against political parties and then consider the roles of Hamilton...
Alexander Hamilton and the Roots of FederalismLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Explore the origin of political parties in the United States. Learners work in groups to read and analyze copies of the "Report on Manufactures" written by Alexander Hamilton. Then, they complete a worksheet comparing the Federalists to...
The First American Party System: Events, Issues, and PositionsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students identify factors which lead to the development of the Federalists and Democratic-Republicans. They examine the writings of Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton as well. They discuss what elements are needed for an orgainized...
Political Theory - Adam SmithLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Can capitalism have virtue? Adam Smith thinks so! The 12th video in a series of 13 discusses Smith's political and economic views. Pupils discover these concepts and more through primary source photographs and examples that relate to...