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    • Thumb image for Due Process:  Search and SeizureResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Due Process: Search and Seizure

      Grades: 11 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, Theatre, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, students observe first hand a simulation of what the New Jersey vs. T.L.O. (1985) court case was about. They lea...
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      Examiner's Questions for Admittance to the American (or Know-nothing) Party

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This document is found on the Library of Congress American Memory Project Collection titled Words and Deeds in American Histor...
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      U.S. Elections

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This resource provides an extensive list of links to U.S. election-related Web sites. Included are statistics for presidential e...
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      The Powers That Be

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, American Democracy, 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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      Science Under Control

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Health Education, American Democracy, History-Social Science, Health & Physical Education, Personal and Community Health
      In this lesson, students investigate and assess scientific issues for which government regulation has been or might be enacted. ...
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      Freedom of Expression - Speech and Press

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This web page, found on the FindLaw Web site, provides information about how the principle of freedom of expression came to be e...
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      American Votes

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Visual Arts, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This resource, provided by Scriptorium, documents the development of spin in American politics through an online exhibit of ca...
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      Presidential Election Laws

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      On this web page, found on the U.S. National Archives and Records Administraton Web site, users will find sections of the Consit...
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      Constitution of the United States : Article II

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This web page forms part of the EDSITEment-reviewed Avalon Project from Yale University. On this page, users will find Article I...
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    • Thumb image for Emma Goldman ArrestedResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Emma Goldman Arrested

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This page, from American Memory at the Library of Congress, focuses on significant events in American history and culture associ...
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      Susan B. Anthony voted on this date in 1872, leading to her arrest.

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      After assigning special privileges to an arbitrarily designated group, students write about how they felt during the simulation ...
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      American Civil Liberties Union

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This Web site, from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), provides in-depth information on any number of court cases heard ...
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      Rights of the Accused

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This Web site, from the U.S. Department of State, provides information about the rights of the accused, as guaranteed by the Uni...
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      Can Islam and Democracy Coexist?

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Islam, Geography, Religion, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this National Geographic News article, read ideas about the compatibility of Islam and democracy. Two Islam experts argue tha...
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      Muslim Students Talk About Life in U.S. Since 9/11

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Psychology, Islam, Geography, Electives and 3 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the experience of Muslim-American students in the U.S. in the aftermath of ...
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      The First American Party System: Federalists and Democratic-Republicans -- The Platforms They Never Had

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students summarize the key positions of the Federalist and Democratic-...
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      The Federalist Party

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This resource, part of PBS s American Experience series, is featured in the episode titled The Duel. This page details the d...
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      The Birth of Political Parties

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Electives, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This page, from the University of Houston s Digital History Web site, describes the birth of political parties in the United S...
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      The First Amendment Center: Student Expression

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This resource, from the First Amendment Center, offers information and advocacy resources related to freedom of expression and c...
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      Suffragists Arrested

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This page, from American Memory at the Library of Congress, focuses on significant events in American history and culture associ...
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