Civics

Prepare your students to become lifelong active citizens. The OLE Civics library provides videos, activities, and classroom simulations to help your students explore government, economics, the American legal system, and civic participation.

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Go to U.S. Political Heritage: Vocabulary Matching

U.S. Political Heritage: Vocabulary Matching

Students can brush up on these key terms that they'll want to know when talking about our U.S. political heritage.

Go to Active Citizenship Video: Volunteering

Active Citizenship Video: Volunteering

Thinking of helping out in your community, but not sure what to do? Maybe the Agents of Change kids can help.

Go to Active Citizenship Teacher Resources: Casting Your Vote

Active Citizenship Teacher Resources: Casting Your Vote

Get out the vote in your classroom. Students learn how to register and cast their votes in this classroom simulation.

Go to America's People Activity: Finding Opportunity

America's People Activity: Finding Opportunity

Meet Vy, the daughter of Vietnamese immigrants, and think about how her story is part of our American story.