civics&government

How the U.S. women’s World Cup victory is the perfect civics lesson

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In this NewsHour Extra lesson, students will learn about the U.S. women’s soccer World Cup victory and how it is also a good civics lesson. Continue reading

Teaching resources for talking with teens about suicide

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There are a variety of mini-lessons and activities contained in this PBS NewsHour lesson on suicide prevention and awareness. You may wish to invite your school counselor to your class, and let your administrator know you are teaching about suicide. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: A picture is worth a thousand words

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By Shannon Sullivan, Arlington, Va. Subject(s) Art/Media, Social Studies, ELA, English, Civics Estimated Time Two class periods of 45 minutes, including one evening of homework…read more

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