Civic Literacy Curriculum


The Civic Literacy Curriculum is a free online resource designated for high school students and teachers preparing to be more engaged in our civic society. 

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Section 1: Principles of the American Republic

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There are seven sections in the Civic Literacy Curriculum: 

  • Principles of the American Republic
  • Systems of Government
  • Rights and Responsibilities 
  • Colonial Period and Independence
  • The 1800s 
  • Recent American History 
  • Geography and Holidays

Each section consists of a brief study guide, informational videos, flash cards and a section quiz. The sections are intended for students to work at their own pace. When they complete the section quiz, they can move on to the next section. The curriculum culminates in a 100 question quiz that pulls from each of the seven sections.

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Flashcards

Review all of the flashcards from the Civic Literacy Curriculum section by section.

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View more than 300 Civic Literacy Curriculum videos.

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If you're ready to try the Civic Literacy Test, you can start it here. The test consists of 100 questions from the seven sections included in the Civic Literacy Curriculum. It is also modeled from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Test. 

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