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The Civics and Citizenship Toolkit contains a variety of educational materials designed to help permanent residents learn more about the United States and prepare for the naturalization process. Many of the products can also serve as supplemental teaching tools for volunteers and adult educators in a classroom or community program setting. Each Toolkit includes a Quick Start Guide with suggestions on how to use the materials in your community.

The following items are included in each copy of the Civics and Citizenship Toolkit. Click on the individual items below to access an electronic version of each resource.

Welcome to the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants

 

Welcome to the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants 
(Form M-618)

Publication containing essential settlement information for new immigrants to the United States.

 

Bienvenidos a los Estados Unidos de América: Guía para inmigrantes nuevos

 

Bienvenidos a los Estados Unidos de América: Guía para inmigrantes nuevos
(Form M-618-S)

Publication containing essential settlement information for new immigrants to the United States in Spanish.

  

    

Civics Flash Cards for the Naturalization Test

 

Civics Flash Cards for the Naturalization Test
(Form M-623)

Easy-to-use flash cards containing each of the 100 civics questions and answers on the naturalization test.

 

The USCIS Naturalization Interview and Test Video

 

The USCIS Naturalization Interview and Test
(Form M-770)

Short video providing an overview of the naturalization process and test.

  

    

Learn About the United States: Quick Civics Lessons

 

Learn About the United States: Quick Civics Lessons for the Naturalization Test
(Form M-638)

Study booklet containing short lessons based on each of the 100 civics questions and answers on the naturalization test.

 

Civics and Citizenship Multimedia Presentation

 

Civics and Citizenship Multimedia Presentation
(Form M-668)

Video highlighting U.S. history, civics, and the rights and responsibilities of citizenship, and a brief presentation on the naturalization process and citizenship eligibility requirements.

  

    

The Citizen's Almanac

 

The Citizen's Almanac
(Form M-76)

Publication highlighting prominent foreign-born Americans, presidential quotes on citizenship, patriotic songs and poems, and several of our essential founding documents.

 

Expanding ESL, Civics, and Citizenship Education in Your Community: A Start-Up Guide

 

Expanding ESL, Civics, and Citizenship Education in Your Community: A Start-Up Guide
(Form M-677)

This guide provides tools, suggestions, and resources for organizations who would like to begin an ESL and/or citizenship program.

  

    

The Declaration of Independence and Constitution of the United States

 

Declaration of Independence and Constitution of the United States
(Form M-654)

Pocket-size version of America's founding documents.

 

Toolkit Poster

 

Civics and Citizenship Toolkit Poster
(Form M-666)

This poster can be prominently displayed to advertise the availability of the Civics and Citizenship Toolkit. This is not available for download.

 

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