Curriculum Materials

Bill of Rights in Action »

Browse lessons on U.S. history, world history, government, and current events from Bill of Rights in Action, CRF's flagship curriculum magazine. 

Civics on Call »

Classroom-ready lessons on current events and issues of the day!
 

The Challenge of Democracy Series »

A series of lessons with carefully researched, non-partisan readings to navigate issues on the themes of Information, Diversity, Governance, and Violence.

Resources for AP U.S. Government and Politics Courses »

Find links to lessons on key content, as well as how to use CRF’s Civic Action Project (CAP) to meet the applied civics project requirement.
 

Key Themes in Social Studies »

Explore a variety of lessons on elections, immigration, freedom of religion, the judicial branch, and much more.

For Elementary Classrooms »

Lesson materials and activities for younger students! 

Civil Conversation »

Lessons that culminate in a Civil Conversation (CivCon), a structured small-group discussion exploring different perspectives on an issue or controversy.

Civic Scenarios and Simulations »

Lessons and activities that require students to examine an issue from an assigned perspective, including many that allow students to simulate democratic processes.

Action Civics and Service Learning  »

Resources to help your students take action on issues that matter to them, including CRF’s free Civic Action Project (CAP) curriculum!

Holidays and Commemorations »

Resources and lesson materials to help mark important events in the classroom — including Black History Month, Constitution Day, and Women’s History Month. 

Primary Source Lessons  »

Lessons that engage students with primary source materials from different moments in U.S. history.

New State Standards »

Lessons designed to help students to research, think critically, and draw evidence-based conclusions; developed with teachers and grounded in research around the Common Core State Standards.

 

 

 


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