You and your students are guaranteed to have a lot of fun with these highly rigorous and engaging activities covering the 1st Amendment. It is aligned with Language Arts and Social Studies Common Core standards that will keep your students engaged.
You and your students will study The Constitution and Controversial Current Events over the past few years that will lead into deep, thoughtful and possibly heated conversations and debates. These lessons were designed to give you a lot of freedom in how you implement.
This lesson includes informational text, 4 PowerPoint Presentations, video clips, and a proven evidence-based writing strategy. AND this package includes level 2 and 3 Depth of Knowledge (DOK) questions, and this unit has been differentiated to support students with learning disabilities and English Language Learners.
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Included in this lesson are the following topics:
1st Amendment Current Event Case Studies
- Assembly – Long Range Acoustic Device
- Speech – Burning Korans
- Press – Glen Greenwald
- Religion – Park51 Mosque
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