You and your students are guaranteed to have a lot of fun with these highly rigorous and engaging activities. 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, 9 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.
This lesson is part 3 of a larger unit. Follow the link below and save big
The Constitution Common Core Ready Unit Bundle
Included are lessons on the following:
The Constitution and Current Events – Case Studies
Current Event Case Studies
- Assembly – Long Range Acoustic Device
- Speech – Burning Korans
- Press – Glen Greenwald
- Religion – Park51 Mosque
- Believe it or not, there was a story in the news about this one!
- Boston Marathon Bombing
- Text Messaging
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