Educational Products

USCIS has developed a variety of materials to help teachers supplement classroom instruction. Many of these items can also serve as self-study tools for students. Below you will find a selection of videos, publications, practice tests, and multimedia resources. Visit the U.S. Government Bookstore to purchase USCIS products and publications.

Be sure to also explore the contents of the Civics and Citizenship Toolkit, a collection of educational materials for permanent residents. One free copy is available to all immigrant-serving organizations.

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Civics Questions and Answers for the Naturalization Test

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Official list of civics questions and answers for the naturalization test.
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Official list of civics questions and answers for the naturalization test.

Videos

The USCIS Naturalization Interview and Test

Short video providing an overview of the naturalization process and test. The Teacher Guide provides instructions and classroom activities for introducing five simulated dialogues between USCIS Officers and applicants.

A Promise of Freedom
An Introduction to U.S. History and Civics for Immigrants

Video highlighting U.S. history, civics, and the rights and responsibilities of citizenship.

English Vocabulary for the Naturalization Test

Reading Vocabulary Flash Cards
Easy-to-use flash cards containing vocabulary words to help study for the English reading portion of the naturalization test.
Writing Vocabulary Flash Cards
Easy-to-use flash cards containing vocabulary words to help study for the English writing portion of the naturalization test.

Study Booklets and Documents

Learn About the United States: Quick Civics Lessons
Quick Civics Lessons
Study booklet containing short lessons based on each of the 100 civics questions and answers on the naturalization test.
The Citizen's Almanac
Booklet highlighting citizenship rights and responsibilities, prominent foreign-born Americans, and patriotic symbols.

Civics Flash Cards for the Naturalization Test

Civics Flash Cards
Easy-to-use downloadable flash cards containing each of the 100 civics (history and government) questions and answers on the naturalization test.
Civics Flash Cards (Spanish)
Easy-to-use downloadable flash cards containing each of the 100 civics (history and government) questions and answers on the naturalization test in Spanish.

Curriculum Development and Instructional Materials

adaptable teaching tools

Activity ideas to help students practice what they learn in class.

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This publication outlines the components, structure, and process involved with creating an adult citizenship education curriculum.

Interactive Practice Tests

Preparing for the Oath
U.S. History and Civics for Citizenship

Online learning tool presenting videos based on the 100 civics questions and answers and highlighting museum objects from the Smithsonian Institution. Includes interactive activities, teacher guidesword list, transcript, and a "Test Yourself" section.

Understanding Commands for the Naturalization Interview

This listening activity has commands that an applicant may hear during the naturalization interview. Download the classroom materials to help your students learn and practice these commands. The Teacher Guide includes instructions and activities for classroom use.

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