iCivics – “Activate” game

Lesson Duration

Students role play as a citizen who decides to takes up a particularly pressing issue and become a change agent through raising money, coordinating volunteers, lobbying the local congressperson, and other activities. What starts as a local campaign becomes a movement of national grativas, and along the way students learn what community engagement looks like on the local, state and national levels.

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iCivics is a nationally-renowned site founded by former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor that provides innovative and interactive curricula and activities for civics/government classrooms.