The curated resources linked below are an initial sample of the resources coming from a collaborative and rigorous review process with the EAD Content Curation Task Force.
What does it mean to be a good citizen? Students investigate this question by looking at the Naturalization Oath of Allegiance, which foreign-born people must take to become naturalized American citizens, and thinking deeply about what are or should be crucial requirements of citizenship. This lesson guides students to closely examine information, to ask probing questions, and to take part in complex discussions with classmates.
Smithsonian National Museum of American History
This lesson explores Article V of the Constitution and the amendment process. It uses three proposed amendments as case studies: DC statehood, a flag desecration, and the Equal Rights Amendment.