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Civics and Government

How do we empower students to become agents of change? Civics and Government activities are designed to help students develop the knowledge and skills necessary to participate in a democratic society.


Suffrage in the News

Why didn’t Delaware support the ratification of the 19th Amendment? Students will utilize the Delaware Digital Newspaper Project to research and learn why Delaware did not ratify the 19th Amendment, using evidence from primary sources to differentiate between historical fact and historical interpretation.

World War II

What can we learn about WWII from primary sources? Students will read letters written by members of the Minker family from Wilmington, as they adjust to the tribulations of World War II.