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President Trump’s First 100 Days Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Discuss, debate and consider President Donald Trump’s goals for the United States by focusing on assessing concrete policies, rather than ideology or notion.

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Lesson plan: How to teach your students about fake news

Lesson Plan

Fake news is making news, and it’s a problem. This lesson gives students media literacy skills they need to navigate the media, including how to spot fake news. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: 7 engaging civics’ lessons with video

Lesson Plan

Looking for short video lesson plans on civics and the democratic process? Click on the images below to explore key civics’ issues from PBS Learning Media,…read more

Know Your Vote, Know the Issues – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Every election year and for years after elections, there are several major issues that persistently trouble Americans. Every election year, politicians pledge that they will address these issues, and nearly every year they fall short of many peoples’ expectations. In this lesson, we examine problems surrounding health care costs, funding higher education and preserving social security. Then, students look at how the current presidential candidates are proposing to address these issues, and formulate a short media presentation. Continue reading

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