This Homework/Project assignment is a perfect fit for your unit on the Legislative Branch, The assignment asks the student to think of an issue that is important to them and then to tell the "Story" of a law. The assignment details seven aspects of law's story that should be included in the assignment.
This assignment seeks to minimize the paper required to distribute this assignment to your class. It is double sided so when you print this out double sided and then cut the paper in half you have the whole assignment on the front and back of one half sheet of paper.
The front half side describes the assignment
The back half side includes information about 17 important laws in the history of the United States with some limited information included for many of them. The assignment states that these are suggestions for students to use, although you could make it a requirement.