Constitutional Law Lesson Plan: Do I Have a Right? Game

January 23, 2014

In this constitutional law lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore constitutional law and citizen's rights. Students will...

Do I Have a Right? Social Studies Game: Tips and Tricks

January 23, 2014

Here are some tips to help you use the iCivics social studies game Do I Have Right? with your students: Have students use their real names if you plan to collect their game results. Make sure st...

Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey Ideas for Building Background Knowledge

January 18, 2014

Prior to implementing the Cheyenne Odyssey Lesson Plan and Game, it is important to build students' background knowledge about the Cheyenne and Plains Indians. We recommend familiarizing yourself w...

Mission US: A Cheyenne Odyssey – Social Studies Lesson Plan

January 15, 2014

In this social studies lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-9, students will use BrainPOP resources (including a Cheyenne Odyssey online game) to explore how the lives of the Cheyenne American...

Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey Social Studies Game Trailer

December 16, 2013

Check out this 30 second video to see what the Mission 3 social studies game is all about....

Law Craft Game Trailer

May 31, 2013

Check out this thirty second Law Craft game trailer video from Filament to see the game in action!...

Essential Questions: Law Craft Social Studies Game

May 31, 2013

What fundamental beliefs about rights and responsibilities are evident in the laws our country has passed? How do citizens (individually and collectively) influence laws and government? ...

Argument Wars Social Studies Game: Essential Questions

May 29, 2013

What characterizes civilization and what enables it to flourish? What is the purpose of government/the court system? Is it ever okay to break the law? Talk with students about these essentia...

Essential Questions for Budget Hero

April 28, 2013

How are economic resources gathered and allocated? What roles do economic principles play in history? What are the effects of the American government providing more or less regulation...

Branches of Power Social Studies Game: Tips and Tricks

April 28, 2013

Allotting Students Time for Branches of Power: Branches of Power social studies game takes approximately 30-40 minutes to play. NOTE: Once the game officially after 30 minutes, learners will have the...