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TCI’s ready-to-teach civics lessons prepare your students to become informed, civically engaged members of their communities. Resources in this collection include:

  • The Bill of Rights and Civil Liberties
  • Do They Have the Right? Game
  • Season of Giving Inquiry Project

Celebrate and honor the many achievements of African Americans in every field, from science to politics with our free lessons, biographies, and primary source activities. Resources include:

  • Lessons: Quilters of Gee’s Bend, Making Communities Better, Racial Equality in the United States
  • Biography Videos: George Washington Carver and Sojourner Truth
  • Primary Source Activities: Documents on the Rebellions of Denmark Vesey and Nat Turner, Booker T. Washington’s “The Atlanta Compromise” Speech, and The Civil Rights Act of 1964
Black History Month
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Don’t miss out on your opportunity for students to learn more about George Washington and other presidents. Resources in this collection include:

  • Primary Source Activities: Conflict Within Washington’s Cabinet, Washington’s Farewell Address, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s “Four Freedoms” Speech, The Presidency in Contemporary America, Assemblyman Theodore Roosevelt’s “The Duties of American Citizenship” Speech
  • Biographies: George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan, Barack Obama
  • Additional Resources: Book recommendations, puppet shows, and other fun activities.

Love is in the air! This Valentine’s Day, have your students fall in love with our free resources, which include:

  • From Bean to Bar: Explore how chocolate is made and analyze its properties in this video activity.
  • Opposites Attract:  Investigate how “opposites attract” applies to static electricity in this hands-on activity.
  • Other ELA, Math, and Science activities
Valentine's Day

Whether you live in a cold climate or not, have your students explore the wonders of winter with our free resources.

  • Featured Lessons: Bears in Winter, Penguin Parents, Engineering Challenge: Mimicking Animal Parts, Deer in the Snow, Weather and Climate, and Winter Sports
  • Career Profiles: Chief Sustainability Officer, Climatologist, Environmental Engineer, Environmental Scientist, and Meteorologist
  • Virtual Backgrounds: Fun winter-themed virtual backgrounds
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