Students evaluate the process of the tug of war for power between states and the national government. Students interpret information and transfer that knowledge to analyze an important historic court case and cases used for precedence.
This video is a perfect resource to segue from a Federalism unit to a Civil Liberties. It shows the battle between states retaining power and the national government over-ruling state laws. In addition, students are introduced to several amendments and the civil liberties they represent.
TEKS G8F, G9C, G13D, G13E (Roe v Wade is listed specifically in G13E)