Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey Social Studies Game

February 28, 2014

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey, a free online history and social studies game....

Do I Have a Right? Teacher Support and Assessment Ideas

January 31, 2014

Check out this brief screencast to learn about assessment ideas and teaching and learning resources available for the Do I Have a Right? game....

Do I Have a Right? Overview Game Trailer

January 23, 2014

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Watch this brief overview game trailer to learn more about the game Do I Have a Right? by iCivics....

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...

Government Functions Lesson Plan: Checks and Balances Game

June 4, 2013

In this checks and balances lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, student explore the functions of each branch of the U.S. government. Students use an online interactive game to review how t...

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? ...

Fed Chairman Tips and Tricks

May 31, 2013

Top Tips for the Fed Chairman Game: Inflation can be lowered when the federal funds are set higher, but this will also temporarily increase unemployment. Unemployment rates can be lowere...

Executive Command Essential Questions

May 31, 2013

How and why are governments established? What are the potential advantages and disadvantages of the checks and balances system? What are the benefits and problems of being in charge of the exec...