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Democracy is Cool

Middle schoolers discuss the components of a representative democracy. In groups, they create a t-shirt that shows the components and why it is "cool" to live in a democracy. As a class, they examine the concept of the common good and how voting is important in a democracy.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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