This lesson Challenges Students to reflect on the meaning of American citizenship and understand its many forms - Including private action as well as public service. Students will explore avenues for individual responsibility and civic engagement before articulating their personal responses to the challenges of citizenship.
Lesson plan PDF includes all handouts and resources:
Handout A: Citizenship Poem
Handout B: A Good Citizen
Handout C: Citizen Slips
Handout D: Citizenship Promise (optional)
Handout E: “I Am…” Poem (optional)
Handout F: Citizenship in Action (optional)