What makes a good citizen?

Lesson Duration

From DCPS  - Instructional Continuity Plan (distance learning)

What makes a good citizen? 

  • What were the different forms of government in ancient Greek city-states?
  • What did democracy look like in ancient Greece?
  • How does democracy in ancient Greece compare to democracy today?

Performance Assessment – Students create a Public Service Announcement (PSA) for their school or community, informing the audience about what makes a good citizen, drawing on examples from Greek democracy.

Video: How to write a PSA (8:41) - https://youtu.be/G9S2BN1IQ6g

Lesson: https://dcps.instructure.com/courses/179580/pages/learners-middle-grade-7-social-studies - Weeks 4-5 Learning Plans


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