December: Soc Stu/Civics Programming & Resources


Subjects: Civics, Social Studies

This month's Social Studies and Civics programming and resources.

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CivicsHistorySocial Studies
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Video clips of various political leaders correlating to their respective section of the U.S. Constitution.
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Coverage of cultural and historical events, such as tours of unique museums and speeches by notable figures.
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CivicsSocial Studies
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Series follows current events and features news, issues, speeches, and interviews related to U.S. government.
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Coverage of the latest nonfiction books, authors, and events.
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CivicsSocial Studies
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England's prime minister responds to questions from party members and the opposition.
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CivicsSocial Studies
9-12
Unedited, gavel-to-gavel coverage of congressional floor debates, hearings, and public-affairs addresses.
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HistorySocial Studies
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Public-policy programming in its entirety, without commentary.
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HistorySocial Studies
9-12
High school students and teachers meet with guests to discuss issues and events of national and international importance.
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CivicsTechnology
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Series examines the people and issues that shape telecommunications policy.
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Series features fast-paced games incorporating history, math, spelling, grammar, vocabulary, culture, and nature.
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English / Language Arts
9-12
Live, viewer call-in interview program with current nonfiction authors. This month’s guest is Senator Tom Coburn.
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HistorySocial Studies
9-12
Roundtable of leading journalists' interviews with figures making the news.
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Series broadcasts from presidential libraries and profiles American presidents with archival footage and expert guests.
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CivicsHistorySocial Studies
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President Obama's comments on issues facing his administration, followed by a response from the Republican Party.
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Series features timely and topical conversations with authors, national leaders, and other accomplished individuals.
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Civics
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Live, unedited, gavel-to-gavel coverage of House floor debates, when the House is in session, hearings, and public-affairs addresses.
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Live, unedited, gavel-to-gavel coverage of Senate floor debates, when the Senate is in session, hearings, and public-affairs addresses.
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CivicsEnglish / Language Arts
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Live examination of the issues and events on Capitol Hill, featuring public-policy officials, a point/counterpoint segment, and viewer call-ins. Viewers nationwide are invited to e-mail questions to journal@c-span.org.
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HistorySocial Studies
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Chronicles the events of Christmas Eve, 1914, when Allied and German soldiers called a truce and met peacefully to celebrate the holiday.
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Details the Christmas truce on the front lines in Germany during World War I.
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History
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Web biography explores the life and career of the Scottish-born audiologist through video clips, links to related resources, and more.
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History
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This episode of Biography chronicles Bell's attempts to communicate with his deaf mother that ultimately led to the invention of the telephone.
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HistorySocial Studies
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This History Classroom documentary chronicles the summer in 1964 where three civil rights workers were murdered by the Ku Klux Klan.
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History
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This episode of Biography chronicles the life of the young peasant girl who led an army believing she had been sent by God.
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Science & Health
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This documentary unearths new evidence that the largest desert in the world may have once been underwater and the site of ancient human settlements.
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This documentary from HISTORY Classroom digs behind the historical face of Franklin and reveals the man behind the public face.
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ArtsHistorySocial Studies
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This episode of Biography goes behind the man famous for a ride heralding "The British Are Coming!" and explores his life as a master craftsman as well as his activism in politics.
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This web companion to the HISTORY mini-series that explores the history of mankind includes video clips, full episodes, interactives, games, and more.

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