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    • Thumb image for What Every Student Should Know About CongressResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What Every Student Should Know About Congress

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, United States History
      This resource, from CongressLink, features the ten most important points about congress that a high school student should know, ...
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      The War in Vietnam: A Story in Photographs

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Writing Strategies, History-Social Science and 4 additional..
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration, relates to Article I, Section 8, which grants Congre...
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      U.S. Senate Rejects Minimum Wage Bill

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

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      The general purpose of this CongressLink lesson is to introduce high school students to the powers of the United States Congress...
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      The Powers That Be

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

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

      Grades: 7 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students compare and contrast congressional workload over different time periods and identify...
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      JFK, LBJ, and the Fight for Equal Opportunity in the 1960s

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, United States History
      This lesson provides students with an opportunity to study and analyze the innovative legislative efforts of Presidents Kennedy ...
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      I Do Solemnly Swear: Presidential Inaugurations

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, United States History, English-Language Arts, U.S. Constitution
      In this unit of five lessons, from EDSITEment, students reflect on what the Presidential inauguration has become and what it has...
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      The Civil Rights Act and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, American Democracy, United States History, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from the National Archives and Records Administration, relates to the Preamble; to Article I , which establishes Co...
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      Science Under Control

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Health Education, Personal and Community Health, Health & Physical Education, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, students investigate and assess scientific issues for which government regulation has been or might be enacted. ...
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      Sizing Up the Senate: Examining Senate Leadership Positions Through Role-Play

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Theatre, History-Social Science, American Democracy and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students consider Senate leadership by examining specific position...
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      How Representative Is Congress?

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, United States History, Geography
      In this lesson, students become aware of certain characteristics of the membership of Congress and determine if Congress is repr...
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      The Job of a Member of Congress

      Grades: 7 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students learn about the complex job of a Congress member. The United States Constitution, pa...
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      How Our Laws Are Made

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      Subjects: History-Social Science
      How Our Laws Are Made outlines the steps by which an idea can become federal law. Topics include Congress, sources of legislati...
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