Lessons on Local Government: Local Issues are Hot and Local Government is Cool
Learn to build effective citizens by engaging students with issues right outside their back door. Turn local issues like clean water regulation, recreation opportunities and school start times into a magic weapon in civic education. Explore the vast array of programs and services offered by local government with interactive lessons. Use local leaders in your classroom as a resource for students to discover leadership qualities. Designed for k-12 teachers, participants will experience free classroom tested lessons and materials (including simulations) tied to state standards. Participants will receive a $20 Amazon gift card for successfully completing the course. This course requires some live attendance through either face-to-face meetings or Zoom video conferencing.
- Grade(s): Pre-K | Kindergarten | 1st Grade | 2nd Grade | 3rd Grade | 4th Grade | 5th Grade | 6th Grade | 7th Grade | 8th Grade | 9th Grade | 10th Grade | 11th Grade | 12th Grade | Elementary K-5 | Secondary 6-12
- Subject(s): Social Studies
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