Center for Civic Education Lesson Plans
The Center for Civic Education is a nonprofit organization. Their mission is to “promote an enlightened and responsible citizenry committed to democratic principles and actively engaged in the practice of democracy in the United States and other countries.”
The Center for Civic Education has posted a link to their Foundations of Democracy program, which offers a lesson on “How We Should Choose People for Positions of Authority.”
It has been adapted for
Upper elementary, Middle school, and High School students.
They also have lessons available by grade on how to be Citizens, not Spectators.
Finally, they have sample lessons on New Jersey’s history and politics.