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by Jeffrey Stocks

The rich history of the U.S. Supreme Court affects everyoneso why just lecture about the landmark court decisions when you can engage students in the cases that changed the course of history? In Supreme Court Decisions, students will make predictions, use their knowledge of the Constitution, gain the perspective of people living during a historical period of time, and judge a case for themselves. The book takes students through 14 landmark cases including Dred Scott v. Sanford, Plessy v. Ferguson, Brown v. Board of Education, Mapp v. Ohio, Miranda v. Arizona, and more. Students will find cases such as New Jersey v. T.L.O. particularly interesting because of their continuing effect on and relevance to students in schools today. Because these cases are sure to evoke different emotions and spark lively discussions among your students, the book also includes activities that will help you direct this energy into meaningful learning experiences. Your students will find the lessons in Supreme Court Decisions interesting, enjoyable, and engaging.
Download Supreme Court Decisions epub
ISBN: 1593632975
ISBN13: 978-1593632977
Category: Education
Subcategory: Schools & Teaching
Author: Jeffrey Stocks
Language: English
Publisher: Prufrock Press; 1 edition (November 1, 2007)
Pages: 112 pages
ePUB size: 1306 kb
FB2 size: 1214 kb
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 455
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This book teaches the boys in the book club about executive decision making. They've learned to use some of the strategies in their own personal lives and report back to the group of the successes.
I am teaching an AP Government Class this year and need a fast, easy way to convey these powerful court cases to my students. This has been helpful!