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Teaching Be A Supreme Court Justice: Freedom to Assemble and Petition

Be A Supreme Court Justice: Freedom to Assemble and Petition

Students will take on the job of Supreme Court Justice as they answer poll questions that simulate Supreme Court cases related to the freedom of assembly and petition. First, they will interpret the 24 words related to the freedoms to assemble and petition and make decisions on real examples of historical supreme court cases. After they share their opinions, the article will explain what the Supreme Court decided historically.

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Do you agree with the ways that the Supreme Court has interpreted the freedoms to assemble and petition?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.4 - Key Terms & Tone, RH.8 - Evaluate Argument

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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