Who Pays for City Hall?
Students go on a virtual field trip to a city hall and see who does what. They talk about who pays for all of those services. They discuss whether each business provides a good or service for the public or for private use.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Potato: A Tale from the Great Depression
Students barter for goods within the class. For this economics lesson based on the Great Depression, the teacher introduces the lesson with a picture book, then students are allowed to barter with teacher supplied goods as they examine...
2nd - 4th Social Studies & History
Extra extra, read all about record levels of civic duty and social responsibility! Here is a handout featuring USA Today news articles on recent surging volunteer rates, such as among college freshmen, celebrity activists, or in the...
4 mins 6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Discuss as a class some problems that you would like to see changed in your school or community, and then take action! After your young citizens determine the appropriate steps they should take to accomplish their objectives, they will...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed