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A Nation Counts

Students explore the functions of the U.S. Census. In this civics lesson plan, students understand the origins of the census and its role in U.S. history, recognize the political importance of apportionment based purely on population, and use a time line to place significant events surrounding the census in the context of U.S. history.

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9th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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45 mins
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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