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Comparing Human Rights in a Democracy and an Authoritarian Society

http://www.cyberlearning-world.com/lessons/sept4usg.htm

Description: Identify the principles of American democracy; compare American democracy and authoritarianism on a chart, and examine human rights around the world and evaluate the status of human rights in the United States. Write a letter to an imaginary student in an authoritarian country describing what life and politics are like in the United States. Standards 8.1.2, 10.1.3, and 12.3.4

Author: George Cassutto, University of Maryland

Lesson ID: 247

Freedom of Speech Quiz

http://www.pbs.org/now/quiz/quiz.html

Description: Freedom speech is one of America's most treasured ideals. What do you know about you rights of speech? Take this short quiz and find out. Standards 8.2.1, 12.1.1, and 12.2.5

Author: NOW with Bill moyers

Lesson ID: 424

Gettysburg Address & the Declaration of Independence

http://www.c-spanclassroom.org/VideoDetail.aspx?video_id=70

Description: View this 3-minute C-SPAN video of scholars discussing the meaning of the Gettysburg Address and the principles from the Declaration of Independence that Abraham Lincoln referred to in it. Discuss the core principles established by the Declaration and whether it was as or more important than the Constitution. Standards 8.1.2, 8.2.2, 8.10.4, and 11.1.0

Author: C-SPAN Classroom

Lesson ID: 1576

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