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Politics and Leadership

Students research a historic leader and analyze how a philosopher's writings influenced the ruler in an essay. In this philosophy of government lesson plan, students view a video and participate in a class discussion on how great thinkers influence great leaders. Pairs research the influence of a philosopher on a leader by researching on the Internet. Students write a 500-700 word essay based on their findings.

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Resource Details

Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Government
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Research
Technology
Video
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