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    • Thumb image for The Debate in Congress on the Sedition ActResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Debate in Congress on the Sedition Act

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History, U.S. Constitution
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students examine the provisions in the U.S. Constitution that are rele...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Congressional Workload

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

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, 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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      U.S. Elections

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This resource provides an extensive list of links to U.S. election-related Web sites. Included are statistics for presidential e...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Is the Internet Igniting Violence? The Internet, the First Amendment, and the Massacre at Columbine High SchoolResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Is the Internet Igniting Violence? The Internet, the First Amendment, and the Massacre at Columbine High School

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students understand how various issues regarding restrictions on t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Courts to Classes

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, 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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    • Thumb image for For the Sake of Security: Analyzing Civil Liberties in the Wake of the September 11 Terrorist AttacksResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      For the Sake of Security: Analyzing Civil Liberties in the Wake of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students evaluate the effectiveness and fairness of proposed military ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Bill of RightsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Bill of Rights

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History, U.S. Constitution
      This page from EDSITEment features resources relating to the Bill of Rights and presents information about the history and the c...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for JFK, LBJ, and the Fight for Equal Opportunity in the 1960sResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      JFK, LBJ, and the Fight for Equal Opportunity in the 1960s

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This lesson provides students with an opportunity to study and analyze the innovative legislative efforts of Presidents Kennedy ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Western Expansion and Reform: In What Year Was the First Election Day?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Western Expansion and Reform: In What Year Was the First Election Day?

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This Web page, part of the Jump Back in Time section of the America s Story Web site, describes how Americans observed the f...
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    • Thumb image for Elections the American Way: VotersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Elections the American Way: Voters

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This resource, from American Memory at the Library of Congress, discusses the history of voting rights in the United States. Fea...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Murder of Emmett TillResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Murder of Emmett Till

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History, Economics, Geography
      This PBS Teacher s Guide accompanies the film and Web site titled The Murder of Emmett Till. The film offers insights into top...
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    • Thumb image for Checks and Balances:  The Line Item VetoResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Checks and Balances: The Line Item Veto

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students perform a series of activities culminating in a persuasive letter to their Congress ...
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    • Thumb image for "The Missiles of October": The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      "The Missiles of October": The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: World History, History-Social Science, United States History
      In this EDSITEment lesson, students examine the development of the Cuban Missile Crisis. They consider the Kennedy administratio...
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      The Federalist Party

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This resource, part of PBS s American Experience series, is featured in the episode titled The Duel. This page details the d...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for They Have Issues: Exploring the Political Platforms of the 2004 Democratic Presidential CandidatesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      They Have Issues: Exploring the Political Platforms of the 2004 Democratic Presidential Candidates

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History, Reading Comprehension and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students examine the different campaign styles and political platforms...
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    • Thumb image for The First Amendment:  What's Fair in a Free Country?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The First Amendment: What's Fair in a Free Country?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, U.S. Constitution
      In this unit of six lessons, from EDSITEment, students consider the limitations that have been placed on the First Amendment gua...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for War-Making:  The Use of a Congressional PowerResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      War-Making: The Use of a Congressional Power

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      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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    • Thumb image for The President's Roles and Responsibilities: Communicating with the PresidentResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The President's Roles and Responsibilities: Communicating with the President

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This collection of two lessons, from EDSITEment, encourages students to consider the roles and responsibilities of the U.S. pres...
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    • Thumb image for Supreme Court of the United StatesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Supreme Court of the United States

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, Branches of Government
      Supreme Court of the United States provides information on the High Court's docket, calendar and schedule, opinions and orders, ...
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