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Wordsearch puzzle for Hamlet - William Shakespeare (30 words)

Wordsearch puzzle for Hamlet - William Shakespeare (30 words)

This is a preview of the Shakespeare wordsearch pack up for sale on the Kids’ Printouts account. This is a 30-word wordsearch and like wordsearches in general, is a great task to include in children’s learning to help them recall information about the story, reinforce spellings, encourage discussion, and to prepare them for a comprehension activity. It’s also great for pattern recognition and drawing lines too!
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Democracy - Design your own political party

Democracy - Design your own political party

Lesson about what Democracy means, Learn the names of the political parties in the UK. Find out which random laws are true or false! Show your class my modelled example of a new political party which the laws I’d put into place. Then show them the success criteria to make their own political party which can be voted on at the end of the lesson. Who is ready to be Prime Minister?
Kayleighp92
Power of the Purse - US Congress - How a budget is passed.  A level Government and Politics

Power of the Purse - US Congress - How a budget is passed. A level Government and Politics

Powerpoint lesson looking at the Power of the Purse - US Congress - How a budget is passed - focus on the January 2018 shutdown. Also includes a handout illustrating how federal budget is passed. What is the power of the purse - inc. link to video Steps in the Federal Budget Process - Overview - Info slide Overview diagram Stage 1 - President presents Budget Proposal to Congress What did Trump ask for for 2018? - Info slide Senate and House Budget Resolutions Stage 3 - Appropriation Committees Stage 4 - Conference Committee Stage 5 - Prsident Focus on what happened in the shutdown of January 2018 - Inc link to video
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Card Sort: Does Prison Work?

Card Sort: Does Prison Work?

This thought provocative resource aims to help students assess whether prison sentences work. This is a controversial subject with people from all sides advocating different solutions from longer sentences to rehabilitate prisoners to alternatives sentences based in the community. This card sort can be used with a range of abilities and has never failed to get my students excited, engaged, whilst improving their understanding of this difficult topic. When you purchase this resource, you will be able to download a single page Microsoft Word document which includes a learning objective, instructions, two headings cards labelled ‘Pros / Advantages’ and ‘Cons / Disadvantages’ as well as sixteen information cards to be sorted. At the end of the document there is an extension question designed to help consolidate the lesson. This is a fully editable document which can be customised if necessary to suit your students. The aims of this lesson / activity are: Theme: Crime and Punishment Know: How are people supported in prison? Understand: What are the advantages and disadvantages or sending people to prison? Evaluate: Does prison protect society from crime? WILF - What am I Looking For? Identify and describe - How are people treated in prison? Explain - What are the advantages and disadvantages or sending people to prison? Analyse - Does prison protect society from crime? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. You can also follow ‘The History Academy’ on Twitter, Google Plus, YouTube and Facebook for the latest updates or even to get in touch and chat about how you have used this resource or to ask questions. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more time doing the things that you want. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
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Moral Philosophy

Moral Philosophy

These excellent resources have bundled together to give you outstanding value. The over a range of social, moral, spiritual and cultural issues that relate to a number of subjects. I plan to add additional resourced to this bundle so if you buy down you will be able to download the rest of my resources for free within this bundle. If you would like to know more then please click on each resource. They are aimed at the fully range of ability. You can cut them out and put them into an envelop for students to sort or you can get them to cut, sort and stick them into their books. Failing that they can create a key or use highlighters and stick the information into their books.
Roy_Huggins
SMSC Card Sorts

SMSC Card Sorts

These excellent resources have bundled together to give you outstanding value. The over a range of social, moral, spiritual and cultural issues that relate to a number of subjects. I plan to add additional resourced to this bundle so if you buy down you will be able to download the rest of my resources for free within this bundle. If you would like to know more then please click on each resource. They are aimed at the fully range of ability. You can cut them out and put them into an envelop for students to sort or you can get them to cut, sort and stick them into their books. Failing that they can create a key or use highlighters and stick the whole sheet into their books.
Roy_Huggins
Card Sort: Abortion Debate

Card Sort: Abortion Debate

This issue of abortion is a controversial subject, which has to be handled with sensitivity. On the one side we have pro choice who advocate abortion as key to women achieving equality with men, whilst on the other we have pro life who argue that far from helping women achieve equality it actually allows society to continue to ignore the issues that face women such as equal pay, childcare and promotion on merit. This outstanding resources has been tried and tested in the classroom over many years and aims to help students understand some of the main arguments for and against abortion. It can be used as a starter, plenary or main activity to accompany any main stream text book or resource on this topic. The nature of the task means that it appeals to the full range of ability. The main activity involves getting students to cut out the cards in lesson, organize them into their most persuasive order and then sick into their books before they have a go at the extended writing activity / discussion. Alternatively, they can create a key and then sort through the cards and then stick the sheet into their book or you could cut out the cards and place them into an envelope for them to sort prior to a discussion on the topic. This is a great resource that can be easily adapted to suit your classroom and expectations. When you purchase this resource, you will be able to download a single page Word Document which contains a learning objective, instructions, two heading cards as well as sixteen statements that can sorted under them. The aims of this lesson / activity are: Theme: Moral Ethics and Philosophy Know: What is abortion? Understand: What are the arguments for and against Abortion? Evaluate: Are there any circumstances in which it s acceptable to take another life? WILF - What am I Looking For? Identify and describe - what is Euthanasia? Explain - the arguments for and against Euthanasia? Analyse - Are there any circumstances in which it is acceptable to take another life? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more quality time with the people who matter. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
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Card Sort: Should the government fund the arts?

Card Sort: Should the government fund the arts?

We live in an age of government cut backs and competing claims for tax payer funding for social and health care. This outstanding resources has been tried and tested in the classroom over many years and aims to help students understand some of the arguments for and against government funding for the arts. It can be used as a starter, plenary or main activity to accompany any main stream text book or resource on this topic. The nature of the task means that it appeals to the full range of ability. The main activity involves getting students to cut out the cards in lesson, organize them into their most persuasive order and then sick into their books before they have a go at the extended writing activity / discussion. Alternatively, they can create a key and then sort through the cards and then stick the sheet into their book or you could cut out the cards and place them into an envelope for them to sort prior to a discussion on the topic. This is a great resource that can be easily adapted to suit your classroom and expectations. When you purchase this resource, you will be able to download a single page Word Document which contains a learning objective, instructions, two heading cards as well as fourteen statements that can sorted under them. The aims of this lesson / activity are: Theme: Government and Politics Know: How does the government fund the arts? Understand: What are the arguments for and against government funding of the arts? Evaluate: How far should the government fund the arts? WILF - What am I Looking For? Identify and describe - How does the government fund the arts? Explain - the arguments for and against government funding of the arts? Analyze - How far should the government fund the arts? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more quality time with the people who matter. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
Roy_Huggins
Card Sort: Should the government fund the arts?

Card Sort: Should the government fund the arts?

We live in an age of government cut backs and competing claims for tax payer funding for social and health care. This outstanding resources has been tried and tested in the classroom over many years and aims to help students understand some of the arguments for and against government funding for the arts. It can be used as a starter, plenary or main activity to accompany any main stream text book or resource on this topic. The nature of the task means that it appeals to the full range of ability. The main activity involves getting students to cut out the cards in lesson, organize them into their most persuasive order and then sick into their books before they have a go at the extended writing activity / discussion. Alternatively, they can create a key and then sort through the cards and then stick the sheet into their book or you could cut out the cards and place them into an envelope for them to sort prior to a discussion on the topic. This is a great resource that can be easily adapted to suit your classroom and expectations. When you purchase this resource, you will be able to download a single page Word Document which contains a learning objective, instructions, two heading cards as well as fourteen statements that can sorted under them. The aims of this lesson / activity are: Theme: Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural Education Know: How does the government fund the arts? Understand: What are the arguments for and against government funding of the arts? Evaluate: How far should the government fund the arts? WILF - What am I Looking For? Identify and describe - How does the government fund the arts? Explain - the arguments for and against government funding of the arts? Analyse - How far should the government fund the arts? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more quality time with the people who matter. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
Roy_Huggins
Congress - Influences on How members vote 1 - Political Parties.  A Level Government and Politics

Congress - Influences on How members vote 1 - Political Parties. A Level Government and Politics

Full lesson powerpoint looking at Congress - Influences on How members vote 1 - Political Parties. It also includes a starter test (and answers) as well as a handout looking at what it means to be a Reopublican or a Democrat. What are the influences on how a member of Congress votes - overview Importance of political party ties - overview of partisanship Table showing increasing partisanship in Congressional votes - task Table showing votes on budget and increased partisanship - task History of partisanship - info slide x2 Why has partisanship increased - info slide Gerrymandering - info slide Gerrymandering task x3 slides Is partiosanship really that strong - info slide Overview of the importance of political parties in Congress - arguments for and against Gridlock x2 slides
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How representative is the 115th Congress?  A level Government & Politics

How representative is the 115th Congress? A level Government & Politics

18 slide powerpoint presentation looking at the make up of the 115th Congress. Also includes a starter test (and answers) Picture task - How representative do you think Congress is. Explanation of representation and description of theories of representation. African American Members – 115th Congress _info and task Hispanic/Latino American Members – 115th Congress - info and task Gender – 115th Congress - info and task Religion – 115th Congress - info and task Age – 115th Congress - info and task Occupation – 115th Congress - info and task Education and 115th Congress - Info and task Reasons for the lack of diversity in Congress -info Attempts to improve the representativeness of Congress North Carolina’s 12th Congressional District – An example of a majority-minority district Increasing diversity of Congress - Graph and task Quote and task
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Congressional Committees. A Level Government and Politics.

Congressional Committees. A Level Government and Politics.

An 18 slide powerpoint looking at Congrssional Committees. Also includes a starter test (and answers) as well as a handout showing current standing committees (2018). Video loink - overview of Congressional Committees. What are the 4 types of Committee - info slide Standing Committee and overview of functions - info slide Standing Committee function legislation - Info slide Standing Committee function oversight - Info slide Standing Committee function confirming Presidental nominations - Info slide House Rules Committee - info slide Select and Joint Committees - Info slide Conference Committees - Info slide Are Committees the most significant aspect of the legislative process in Congress? Arguments for and against. Woodrow Wilsom quote - task How significant a role is that of a Committee chairperson?? Criticisms of Congressional Committees Learning Objective Check slide
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The Law in Wales

The Law in Wales

In partnership with the Legal Education Foundation, Young Citizens’ has developed a set of free lesson plans examining the legal system in Wales. Did you know that the age of criminal responsibility in Wales is ten? In Scotland it is 12. In Wales you can legally leave full-time education at sixteen, whereas in England you have to be 18. Why the differences and is this fair? These are just some of the questions we explore in our brand new set of resources – The Law in Wales. Aimed at KS3 and 4 the lessons cover areas such as: Why do we have laws? How the law affects their day to day life How laws are made and how they can be changed Devolution and the impact it has had on Welsh law Want to access more high quality resources? SmartLaw is a programme from Young Citizens. Our aim is that all young people will leave school fully understanding their legal rights and responsibilities. We have a range of other topics available through the SmartLaw website including: Cyberbullying, Sexting, Human Rights, Police Powers, Youth Justice, and Consumer Law. Visit www.smartlaw.org.uk/resources
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Project: Creating A Political Party

Project: Creating A Political Party

A lesson and collection of resources to span a week of English lesson. The lesson attached explains the key aspects of what students need to complete while the booklet contains all of the necessary information to help students create the relevant resources for presentation. Each task has a simple and developed brief, easy to follow and allowing for students’ creativity and imagination to have free reign. Aimed at and successfully taught to mixed ability KS3 but skills are transferable and aspects could be used to prepare KS4 students for AQA Language P2 Q5- speech writing.
lewisdbmitchell
Congress - Functions and Powers.  A Level Government & Politics

Congress - Functions and Powers. A Level Government & Politics

20 slide powerpoint presentation looking at the functions and powers of Congress. Also includes a starter test (and answers) as well as an illustration of how laws are passed. Powers of Congress - Cartoon analysis Overview of Congress - Functions and Powers x2 Represent - info slide Legislate - Info slide Oversight - x2 - Info slides The Constitution and Powers of Congress - info Exclusive and concurrent powers of the two chambers Powers of Congress - activity Elastic clause - info and activity Explanation of the significance of some of the powers of Congress More detail on concurrent powers - info slide Power of the purse How Congress checks the executive How Congress checks the Judicial branch Powers of Congress - cartoon - task
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Quiz: End of Year Quiz / Summer Quiz Bundle

Quiz: End of Year Quiz / Summer Quiz Bundle

This bundle contains two bumper 100 question end of year / summer quizzes. They are ideal resources for an assembly, a lesson or with a tutor group. Both quizzes contain 100 questions, most contain multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge on. End of Year Quiz 2017/ 2018 News Sport General knowledge Famous People Picture Quiz TV and Film Music Literature Logo Picture Round Summer Quiz 2017-2018 News TV and Cinema Government and Politics General knowledge Celebrity Eggheads Picture Round Music Summer School The quizzes can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the bottom right image on each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. An answer sheet is provided to allow individuals/teams to record their answers. Click on the individual links for more details. For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and Educate Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide
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Bill to Law - Legislative process in Congress.  A Level Government and Politics

Bill to Law - Legislative process in Congress. A Level Government and Politics

a 19 slide powerpoint presentation looking at how a Bill becomes Law - Legislative process in Congress. This also includes a handout showing the process and a starter test and answers. Link to 2x videos how how does a bill become a law. Overview of how a bill becomes a law Stage 1 of the process of turning a bill into law - Introduction Stage 1 of the process of turning a bill into law - Introduction - How many bills are introduced - task Stage 2 of the process of turning a bill into law - Committee Pork barreling and a brief synoptic link with the UK Stage 3 of the process of turning a bill into law - Timetabling House of Reps House Rules Committee Stage 4 of the process of turning a bill into law - Floor debate and voting Fillibustering - task and info slide - inc. link to video Repeat the process in other chamber Stage 6 of the process of turning a bill into law - Presidental options x3 slides
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Senate V House - Which is more powerful.  key positions in Congress.  A level Government & Politics

Senate V House - Which is more powerful. key positions in Congress. A level Government & Politics

20 slide powerpoint looking at Senate V House - Which is more powerful. key positions in Congress. Also includes a starter test (and answers) and a worksheet detailing current occupants of key Congressional positions. Which is more powerful - House or Senate x4 slides Arguments that both chambers are equal. Overview of key positions within Congress Current occupants of key positions (July 2018) Key positions in House Speaker of the House Majority and Minority Leaders of the House Majority and Minority Whips of the House Overview of roles in Senate President of the Senate President Pro Tem of the Senate Majority and Minority Leaders of the Senate Majority and Minority Whips in the Senate Learning check slide
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US Congress - Structure.  A Level Government & Politics

US Congress - Structure. A Level Government & Politics

Powerpoint looking at the structure and functions of Congress. Includes a starter test (and answers) + a workshett for one of th activities and 4 sheets showing the composition of the 115th (current) House of Reps and Senate. Also includes sheet showing current occupants of senior Congress roles. How was Congress established - Connecticut Compromise How was Congress established - Analysis of Article 1 How was Congress established - election compromise Pictures of Capitol Hill x2 Current make up of Senate Current senate map of the USA Current make up of House Current House map of the USA Make up of House - Constitutional analysis Make up of Senate - Constitutional analysis Make up of Congress - task Test x2 - with 2 slides of answers Learning check slide
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Double Lesson - GCSE Citizenship (9-1) History of the UK, Identity and Communities

Double Lesson - GCSE Citizenship (9-1) History of the UK, Identity and Communities

History of the UK Identity and Communities NEW GCSE Citizenship (9-1) This resource contains: 1 x PowerPoint for double lesson 120 min on Identity, Communities and Diversity in the UK 1 x PDF Hand-out Sheet These PowerPoint and PDF resources can be used to cover the GCSE Citizenship topic Identity, Communities and Diversity in the UK. This lesson material is designed to be used for between two and three teaching periods and includes activities, challenging and thoughtful questions, student hand-out (for use during lesson or as a homework), embedded URL links (where appropriate) plus, tasks and relevant information for students to use to learn about issues relating to the topic. AQA Specification covered is: Theme 1 Life in Modern Britain Edexcel Specification covered is: Theme A Living together in the UK OCR Specification covered is: Section 3 The UK and the Wider World Lesson Objectives: Secure: To understand some of the current political issues involving the UK. Extended: To be able to explain the history of the United Kingdom and explore the concept of community. Advanced: To evaluate the changing nature of the UK and how that impacts national Identity Level: NEW GCSE (9-1) OCR / EDEXCEL / AQA KS4 CPSHE Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter
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Famous British Kings and Queens Top Stars Card Game set of 27 History End of Term Activity Posters

Famous British Kings and Queens Top Stars Card Game set of 27 History End of Term Activity Posters

Set of 27 British Kings and Queens Top Stars cards. Students choose a category and if theirs is higher than their friends’, they keep the played cards. Useful to give them a background of some of the main names from the periods. Includes a page of ‘backs’ so you can print back to back, double sided. They should print out the correct size for the smaller laminating pouch card sizes if you wanted to laminate them. Could also be printed larger for posters. Publisher and Pdf files included. Useful as a starter or end activity.
mikedean
Civil Liberties and the US Constitution.  A level Government and Politics

Civil Liberties and the US Constitution. A level Government and Politics

Powerpoint lesson on Civil Liberties and the US Constitution. Includes an article on gun control. The Bill of Rights and Civil Liberties - info slide Link to video Constitutional Rights - what are they - Info slide Are Civil Liberties effectively protected by the Constitution - Info slide Civil Liberties beyond the Bill of Rights - 13th and 14th Amendments x slides - Indo slide How well does the Us Constitution protect Civil Rights? -
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US V UK Constitution - A Comparison

US V UK Constitution - A Comparison

a 15 slide powerpoint comparing and contrasting the Constitutions of the US and UK. Also includes a starter test (and answers). There is also a handout illustrating some of the differences. What do you think the similarities and differences between the Uk and US are? - Task Overview of similarities and differences - info slide Similarities between the Constitutions Are the similarities identified just superficial? Differences in background and principals between US and UK Constitution Codifed V Uncodifed Entrenched V not entrenched Involvement in democratic process - Constitutions compared Separation of powers - constitutions compared three branches of government - Constitutions compared Federalism V devolution
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Bill of Rights - US Constitution.  A Level Government & Politics

Bill of Rights - US Constitution. A Level Government & Politics

Powerpoint lesson looking at the Bill of Rights. Includes a starter test (and answers) plus two illustrations of the Bill of Rights. Improving the Constitution - stimulus task Background to the creation of the Bill of Rights Video links to the Bill of Rights What is the Bill of Rights Bill of Rights - are the statements correct - Task Nationalising the Bill of Rights - info slide
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Amending the US Constitution.  A Level Government & Politics

Amending the US Constitution. A Level Government & Politics

22 slide powerpoint lesson looking at Amending the US Constitution. Includes a starter test (and answrs) 2 information sheets covering the 27 Amendments and a list of proposed Amendments. What is an amendment - info slide Article 5 - task Video link to how to amend the US Constitution Visual representation of how to amend the US Constitution Differing methods for amending the Constitution - venn diagram task Cartoon analysis - task Why did the FF make the process for amending the Constitution so difficult? Also includes a link to a video. List of the 27 Amendments Limits and restrictions imposed by the Supreme Court on the amendment process. Ways in which the Constitution can be amended - Societal Change Ways in which the Constitution can be amended - Judicial Review Reasons why the Constitution has been amended so rarely Examples of recent attempts to alter the Constitution Cartoon analysis - task Advantages of the Amendment system Disadvantages of the Amendment system Learning Objective slide check.
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PSHE : One Year's KS4 / KS5 PSHE

PSHE : One Year's KS4 / KS5 PSHE

One year, (36 hours) of PSHE lessons for KS4 / KS5 : 1 whole year of highly-rated and popular PSHE resources. From financial and study skills to bullying, relationships education, applying to uni, recognising fake news and finding a career - this really is a comprehensive pack for KS4 or KS5. If you were looking for the Complete KS3 Three Year’s of PSHE Pack, then you can find that here. Complete KS3 PSHE Pack for 7, 8, 9. This pack contains 36 x fully resourced, highly-rated PSHE lesson packs and units (KS4/5). All 36 lesson packs (bundled into 20 downloads) are complete with at least one hour-long powerpoint, accompanying differentiated worksheets, clip links with questions, plenaries, clear LOs, starters and engaging activities and all are well differentiated to three levels throughout. These resources have been highly-rated individually by TES users, follow the same consistent format and are easy to pick up and use. They are all planned according to 2018/19 PSHE Association guidance and created in preparation for the new statutory RSE guidance from the DfE. **EC Resources has created lessons for The Children’s Commissioner, MACS Charity, The CCRC and has completed PSHE commissions for schools across the UK. ** These resources could also be used in Tutor Time, in which case there is enough material for 72x half an hour sessions. There is zero extra work required (although everything is editable if you do want to adapt it), and the whole bundle also follows specific KS3/4 PSHE Association topic recommendations and Ofsted latest RSE/Safe Students guidance. I use all of these myself as a Head of PSHE and I really hope you find them excellent value. I’ve put literally months of time into this to make these lessons top quality for my own school team. I also have a **ONE YEAR OF CITIZENSHIP **bundle (37 lessons) available here. and I have a ONE YEAR OF RE bundle (36 lessons) available here: and finally a **ONE YEAR OF KS3 HISTORY **(36 lessons) available here. Many more inexpensive and free resources for each secondary year group at my shop:
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US Phases of Federalism - A Level Government and Politics

US Phases of Federalism - A Level Government and Politics

A 27 slide powerpoint looking at the development of Federalism in the USA. Included is a starter test (and answers). Defending Federalism - The Federalist papers - Info slide Dual federalism - Info slide Why did the role of the Federal Government increase in the USA. - Info slide Cooperative Federalism - Info slide Picketfence Federalism - Info slide The increasing use of Federal Grants - info slide New Federalism - inc. videoh examples - info slide Federalism under Bush - with link to video - Info slide Federa;osm under Obama - Info slide Cartoon analysis of Federalism x2 - Task Federalism under Trump Arguments for and Against Federalism - Info slide
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U.S. Government: Video & Extension Activities

U.S. Government: Video & Extension Activities

This download contains 13 ready-to-print and use video activities that correspond to the online collection of - We the Voters Series - (short- high interest viral films). Each worksheet and extension activity corresponds to a different video in this online (free public access) film collection and are perfect activities to use a warm-ups, hooks or as a supplement to a lecture. (Each activity only takes about 10 minutes or less to complete) Topics addressed: -Government Regulation -Why people should vote -How big should government be? -The US and Foreign policy US Citizenship -Social Media and the news -Lobbying -Super PACS -Polls and Elections -Protests and demonstrations AND MORE!!! *Answer Keys, video links Included
learningisapassion
U.S. Government Bundle ~A Full Semester of Activities~

U.S. Government Bundle ~A Full Semester of Activities~

Looking for a semester worth of U.S. Government activities? Look no further! This (20 PRODUCT) BUNDLE contains over $50 worth of product and includes student simulations, web-quests, student projects, student presentations, power-points, Document Based activities, student station activities, Gallery Walks and MORE! Also included- OVER 15 Government Video Activities (public access) and corresponding student worksheets! Topics Covered: -Constitutional Convention -What is Government? -Federalist V. Anti-Federalists -The 6 Basic Principles of Government -Preamble Activities -Different Forms of Government -Origins of U.S. Government -Legislative Branch Handbook -Executive Branch -How a Bill Becomes Law -Presidents Roles -Political Parties -Interest Groups -Bill of Rights -Supreme Court AND MORE! All of the products in this Bundle can be purchased in my store individually…
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Movie Guide: 13th (Netflix documentary)

Movie Guide: 13th (Netflix documentary)

This 90 minute documentary produced by Netflix chronicles the trend in mass incarcerations, with emphasis on its impact on African American males. It follows trends in legislation through the Nixon, Reagan, Bush and Clinton presidencies and how policy decisions have negatively impacted minorities disproportionally. It also examines the role of ALEC in crafting legislative policy and how member corporations directly benefit from increased mass incarcerations. This documentary would be excellent for any Ethnic Studies or Social Studies class where you are discussing civil rights, racial disparities, and how current legislative policies affect populations differently in the US. Download contains 30 questions that accompany the documentary chronologically and a list of suggested follow up activities for students to take their learning to the next level around the issue.
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MEGA SUMMER END OF YEAR QUIZ BUNDLE 2018 Form Tutor Activities World Cup News General Knowledge

MEGA SUMMER END OF YEAR QUIZ BUNDLE 2018 Form Tutor Activities World Cup News General Knowledge

This bundle of activities contains: 12 x MONTHLY NEWS QUIZZES (180 questions) 1 x MEGA END OF YEAR NEWS QUIZ (65 questions) 11 x WORLD CUP ACTIVITIES 2 x WORLD CUP QUIZZES (20 questions) 4 x MEGA GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZZES (200 questions) Altogether there are about 12 hours of quizzing activities, suitable for a range of abilities and interests. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Have a great end of year :)
mikedean
12 x The News Quiz MONTHLY August 2017 - July 2018 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Activity End of Summer Term School Year

12 x The News Quiz MONTHLY August 2017 - July 2018 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Activity End of Summer Term School Year

12 months of 12 quizzes each with 15 topical questions of the month’s news, across the UK and the world From the weekly News Quiz to be used as a monthly summary or because there’s not time to do a quiz every week. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Works well as a form group activity in form time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! Created 12 months of the year and uploaded to TES each month.
mikedean
The News Quiz MONTHLY July 2018 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Activity Settler Starter

The News Quiz MONTHLY July 2018 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Activity Settler Starter

15 topical questions of the month’s news, across the UK and the world From the weekly News Quiz to be used as a monthly summary or because there’s not time to do a quiz every week. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Works well as a form group activity in form time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! Created 12 months of the year and uploaded to TES each month.
mikedean
A level politics taster session

A level politics taster session

A taster session for students considering taking up A level politics. It is designed for those centres taking the USA option of Edexcel, but could be adapted e.g. for AQA or other boards. It involves a discussion, a card sort, a look at a short video and the use of predictions and data. I’ve used it for a 30 minute session and for a longer 50 minute session, but drew out the discussions more in the latter.
jpdhanna
Environment Drop Down Day

Environment Drop Down Day

5 x fully resourced, hour long lessons all about caring for the environment and living sustainably (KS3/4). Each includes: a one hour PowerPoint, worksheets, clips, is differentiated fully for MA,LA + Core and is designed to fit Ofsted criteria for’ Good’ to ‘Outstanding’. Everything is fully editable. Each resource pack has individually been rated highly by Tes users. Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)
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GCSE Citizenship 9-1 Active Citizenship Campaign Ideas

GCSE Citizenship 9-1 Active Citizenship Campaign Ideas

Not sure how to plan the 15% active citizenship element of the GCSE course? This document will provide you with a variety of campaign ideas and areas for students to research. All ideas are topical and meet the exam boards’ criteria. This document contains exam board specific (AQA, EDEXCEL and OCR) guidance and student checklists to ensure you can arrange opportunities for students to make the most of their campaign. Examples of campaigns in action are also provided. Note: the OCR exam board provides the biggest remit for campaigning. The other two exam boards (AQA and EDEXCEL) are more prescriptive in what campaigns they like to see with a focus on local and national and less on international reach. If in doubt, always contact the exam board. Good luck! Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter
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Federalism - US Constitution - A Level Government and Politics

Federalism - US Constitution - A Level Government and Politics

17 slide powerpoint looking at Federalism as a principal of the US Constitution. Includes a starter test (and answes) What are the key principals of the US Constitution? - Info slide Video link to explaining Federalism Definition of Federalism How did Federalism come about in the USA - info slide Differences between unitary, confederal and federal - info slide How the US Constitution created Federalism without actually mentioning it. - Info slide Advantages of Federalism - info Disadvantages of federalism - info Ways in which power of Federal Government has increased since 1787 x slides - Inc Task
shenrysed
Checks and Balances (Inc. Trump) - US Constitution - A Level Government and Politics

Checks and Balances (Inc. Trump) - US Constitution - A Level Government and Politics

26 slides (2 lessons) presentation looking at Checks and Balances in the US. Includes a starter test (and answers) as well as a couple of handouts. Specific slides on Trump and checks via Congress and Judical What are the key principals of the US Constitution? - Info slide Video link explain g Checks and Balances. Checks and Balances - definition Checks and Balances overview. Checks and Balances of President on Congress - Inc special attention on Trump Checks and Balances of President over Judical - Inc Special Attention on Trump Checks and Balances of Congress on President Checks and Balances o of Congress on Judicial Checks and Balances of Judicial on President Checks and Balances of judicial on Congress Are all the branches truly equal - info and task What is Bipartisanship Link with UK - Considering Checks and Balances in both countries (briefly)
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US Separation of Powers - A Level Gov and Politics.

US Separation of Powers - A Level Gov and Politics.

19 slide powerpoint looking at the Separation of Powers. Includes a starter test (and answers) . What are the key principals of the US Constitution? - Info slide# Video link - Separation of Powers - Inc Task Definition of Separation of powers - info slide Illustration of the Separation of Powers Are all the branches of the Us Government equal? - Info slide Intentions of the Founding Fathers in relation to separation of powers - info slide Brief comparison between separation of powers in US and USA What powers does each branch have? - info slide The 10th Amendment - info slide How does the Constitution establish Federalism - as an example of separation of powers Comparison between constitution in US and UK
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