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    • Thumb image for Constitution Day FeatureResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Constitution Day Feature

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, U.S. Constitution, United States History
      This special feature from EDSITEment provides information and lessons about America's principle founding document, the Constitut...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      What Every Student Should Know About Congress

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      This resource, from CongressLink, features the ten most important points about congress that a high school student should know, ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Oyez. Oyez. Oyez.: Supreme Court Resource

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, Branches of Government
      Oyez. Oyez. Oyez.: Supreme Court Resource features abstracts and other materials on Constitutional law cases decided by the Unit...
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      The Supreme Court: The Judicial Power of the United States

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, U.S. Constitution, United States History, American Democracy
      This EDSITEment lesson provides an introduction to the Supreme Court. Students learn basic facts about the Supreme Court by exam...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The War in Vietnam: A Story in Photographs

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, United States History and 4 additional..
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration, relates to Article I, Section 8, which grants Congre...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Memorandum of a Conference with President Eisenhower after Sputnik

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, United States History, English-Language Arts, American Democracy
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration, relates to providing for the common defense as stated...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Veto Process

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students summarize the veto and override process as outlined in the U.S. Constitution and use...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Sow the Seeds of Victory! Posters from the Food Administration During World War IResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Sow the Seeds of Victory! Posters from the Food Administration During World War I

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, United States History, English-Language Arts, American Democracy
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration relates to Article II, Section 2.1 , of the U.S. Const...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Constitutional Issues: Separation of Powers

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, U.S. Constitution, American Democracy
      Constitutional Issues: Separation of Powers explores the important Constitutional mechanism providing for the separation of powe...
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      Pardon Me, Please: Examining Executive Pardons of Capital Cases

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about a decision to commute all death sentences in one ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for U.S. Senate Rejects Minimum Wage BillResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      U.S. Senate Rejects Minimum Wage Bill

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, Economics
      This lesson, from EconEdLink, addresses the minimum wage. In a recent vote, the Senate voted to reject a $1 increase in the fede...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Congressional Powers

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      The general purpose of this CongressLink lesson is to introduce high school students to the powers of the United States Congress...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Powers That BeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Powers That Be

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, United States History, English-Language Arts, American Democracy
      In this lesson, students investigate past energy legislation, then write letters to Congress from the perspective of citizens tr...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Executive Decisions

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Life Sciences, Science, Ecology & Ecosystems and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students investigate the reasons behind key decisions made by past pre...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Congressional Committees and the Legislative Process

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, American Democracy
      This lesson from EDSITEment introduces students to the pivotal role that Congressional committees play in the legislative proces...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Federal Judicial Center

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, Branches of Government
      Federal Judicial Center is the education and research agency for the federal courts. Learn about the federal court system - how...
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      Congressional Workload

      Grades: 7 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students compare and contrast congressional workload over different time periods and identify...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Courts to Classes

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, Branches of Government
      Courts to Classes helps students learn about the federal court system. Teachers can use the site to connect court-related issues...
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      JFK, LBJ, and the Fight for Equal Opportunity in the 1960s

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      This lesson provides students with an opportunity to study and analyze the innovative legislative efforts of Presidents Kennedy ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      War-Making: The Use of a Congressional Power

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students understand the sharing of powers between the Executive and Legislative branches in t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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