We the People: The Citizen & the Constitution for middle grades is composed of 6 units and 29 lessons that use critical-thinking exercises, cooperative-learning practices and a culminating authentic performance assessment to teach the history and principles of constitutional democracy.
The level 1 text enhances instruction by providing tips from Project Citizen teachers and emphasizes the fundamentals of the public policymaking process. (Suggested for grades 5–8)
© 2008, 62 pages
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The teacher's guide includes instructions and sample worksheets for use in creating a portfolio and holding a culminating showcase. © 2009, pages 100
Suggested for grades 5-8. The classroom set includes 30 student books and a teacher's guide.
(Suggested grades 6–9)
Foundations of Democracy: The Authority, Privacy, Responsibility, and Justice curricula in one text. Middle school classroom sets include 30 student books and a teacher's guide.