iCivics.org: Increase Civic Knowledge Through Games

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iCivics.org: Increase Civic Knowledge Through Games


Advanced Elementary/Middle/High School Academy


October 29, 2015


08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

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Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education
4201 N. 24th Street, Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Jenifer Meadows

Jodi Rudd

Terri Welsh


Overview: Arizona’s newly required civics test has changed the focus of this training! Through the use of online games and engaging lessons, students can increase their knowledge of civics while having fun. Participants of this training will learn how to use specific on-line games and lessons to prepare their students for the required civics test.  Through games, lessons, webcasts, and more, students learn how the government works and how they can do their part by being productive citizens. Students have a chance to be the President, solve the budget crises, implement a public policy, and much more!
Training Objectives:
  • Educate youth on their Constitutional Rights
  • Explore the iCivics.org site to learn all of the educational tools
  • Encourage youth civic engagement
  • Provide lessons and activities that will encourage successful completion of the Arizona civics test
Campus Issues Addressed:
  • Lack of understanding of rights and responsibilities
  • Low academic achievement
  • Lack of civic participation
  • Lack of interest in school