Whatever Happened to the Petition?
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Students examine the right to petition. In this Bill of Rights lesson, students discuss advocacy issues and respond to questions that require them to recall times they have used their right to petition.
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Road to Revolution Study Guide
In this Road to the Revolution study guide worksheet, students define 10 words, complete 7 short answer questions, and read about the timeline they will create. They work with names, dates, battles, and locations associated with the...
5th - 8th Social Studies & History
Appellate Courts: Let’s Take It Up
How does the Court of Appeals function in the United States, and how does it differ from the Supreme Court? Beginning with an overview of a case involving a school strip search and its process through the judicial system, this resource...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Oh, Could They But Speak! The MGTV Civil War Battle Flags Project: Lesson 9, Whatever Happened to Those Flags?
Students view the second half of the MGTV video. Students name the stages that battle flags went through. They share their thoughts with the class. Students complete a journal write about their life and something they would like to lobby...
10th - 12th Social Studies & History
Meet Your Master: Getting to Know Your Brain
The focus of Part 4 of this 13-part psychology course series is on different parts of the brain and how these parts are responsible for our behavior and different aspects of our personality. Each part is identified, located on an...
13 mins 9th - 12th English Language Arts
Banking 4: Multiplier effect And the money supply
In the context of a discussion about real wealth versus the representation of wealth (money), Sal explains the multiplier effect and how 1000 pieces of gold can become 2710 pieces of gold. Viewers will appreciate the annotations and...
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed Math
FRB Commentary 2: Deposit Insurance
Going into more detail about the potential weaknesses of fractional reserve banking, this video introduces some of the ways that the economy has been engineered to fix these issues, such as the "lender of last resort" and insurance from...
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed Math
Ending the War, 1783
The various peace proposals, made by both sides, to end the Revolutionary War come under scrutiny in this final lesson plan of a three-part series on the war. Class members read primary source documents and compare them with military...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
From the White House of Yesterday to the White House of Today
Students take a close look at the design of the White House and some of the changes it has undergone. They also reflect on how the "President's House" has been and continues to be used. They give specific examples demonstrating how the...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History