The 8th Amendment Unit

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Room 311
Grade Levels
10th - 12th, Homeschool
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Room 311 has developed a unit on the 8th Amendment for your civics, government or criminal law class. This unit encourages critical thinking, debate and discussion, and research skills. This unit includes 7 distinct activities, including the following:

1) teacher discussion questions

2) an opinion essay on capital punishment with a grading rubric

3) an internet research guide on specific cases

4) activity on the Supreme Court


Check out these other resources from Room 311:

The 6th Amendment Unit

A 5th Amendment Unit

The 4th Amendment Unit

Criminal Law Course


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Total Pages
25 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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