Excerpt of the Declaration

August 10, 2022 USGOPO 0

Interpreting a Foundational Document. The Declaration of Independence was written by Thomas Jefferson and four other statesmen at the Continental Congress and signed on July […]

Drafting the Declaration

August 9, 2022 USGOPO 0

A clip from HBO’s John Adams. Thomas Jefferson is generally thought to be the author of the Declaration of Independence, but a committee of five […]

Foundations of U.S. Government

August 8, 2022 USGOPO 0

Establishing the United States of America. For any American Government course, you need an understanding of the political separation between American colonists and the British […]

Daily Briefing

July 5, 2022 USGOPO 0

Bell Ringers, Questions, and Short Activities. USGOPO.com provides a daily student activity or bell ringer, a.k.a. the Daily Briefing, right here Monday through Friday during […]

Weekly Current Events

July 5, 2022 USGOPO 0

Linked Articles and Questions USGOPO.COM offers Weekly Current Events–3 carefully selected articles, linked with questions–each week throughout the school year. Here’s an example from the […]