These interactive notebook graphic organizers will help students organize information about the American legal system!
Interactive notebooks are an effective tool in the classroom. Not only can they assist students in keeping their work organized, but they are also an easy-to-access resource for reference throughout the year.
The American Legal System Interactive Notebook graphic organizers resource is intended as a resource for late-elementary and middle school ages.
It does not include any types of informational text for students, but does include 8 different interactive activities
to help students organize information and an answer key
to use as a guide for each graphic organizer.
The file also includes pictures of every page in use!
1. Cover Page
2. A Vocabulary Activity
3. The History of the Legal System
(tabs to record information about Hammurabi's Code, Roman Law, Napoleonic Code, English Common Law)
4. Types of Law
(tabs to record notes on civil law, criminal law, and military law)
5. Constitutional Rights
(a unique foldable for students to record notes about Article I, the 4th Amendment, 5th Amendment, 6th Amendment, 8th Amendment, and 14th Amendment )
6. Civil Law
(tabs to record information about contract law, property law, family law and personal injury law)
7. The Civil Law Process
(tabs to record information about pre-trial, trial, and appeals)
8. Criminal Law
(tabs to record information about misdemeanors and felonies)
9. Criminal Case Procedures
(a foldable flipbook with tabs for arrest and booking, the preliminary hearing, the indictment, arraignment, plea bargains, the trial, verdict and appeals)
Please remember to check out the preview to take a peek at the foldables!
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