Download Full Text (3.6 MB)


This choice board invites students to:

  • Explore the foundational features of democracy and evaluate whether social media platforms uphold these features in their community guidelines.
  • Write a script for a TV show or movie that portrays Native Americans accurately and explores how Native American government shaped the U.S. government.
  • Write an opinion piece about whether the Internet would have been a public utility in the Roman Empire.
  • Compare how women Enlightenment thinkers are presented online to how women in science and politics today are presented online.
  • And explore many more topics that are included in Critical Media Literacy and Civic Learning "Foundations of the U.S. Political System" Topic.

Publication Date


Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 4.0 International License.


Foundations of the U.S. Political System Choice Board