By the People, For the People
Lesson plan - Define what you consider to be key elements of democracy, particularly relating those elements to the cancellation of Iraq's first general election for mayor and related issues of censorship. You will participate in a round-table discussion and then develop collages that reflect general themes arising from the discussion.
Changing of the Guard
Lesson plan - Research case studies of U.S.-led regime changes around the world and examine the possible future democratization of Iraq through the historical lens of past experience.
Explore and compare the elements of democracy in the USA and in other countries. Create a presentation to aid revolutionaries in their quest for democracy.
Formation of Government
80 interactive multiple-choice questions.
Look Who's Footing the Bill
WebQuest - An introductory webquest on democracy and the national debt.
A More Perfect Union: An Exploration of American Democracy
This site was developed by teens in Arkansas and Kentucky. An entry in the 1999 ThinkQuest Internet Challenge, the site looks at some of the basic elements of democracy, potential problems democracy faces, solutions from multiple viewpoints, and various sociologists’ views on government.
PBS Democracy Project
How does the government affect you?
People and Government - Crossword puzzle
So You Think You Can Teach? Democracy in America
Lesson Plan - Designed to increase awareness of citizen participation elements of democracy.