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Civics—Study and teaching -- United States

View Resource The Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History: Teaching Resources: Government and Civics Screenshot

The Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History has created eight lesson plans for teaching civics and government to K-12 students. These lessons are designed to help students at three different grade levels (4th-6th, 7th-9th, and 10th-12th) better understand and evaluate the United States Electoral College. In each of these three lessons, students examine passages in Article II and the Twelfth...