ERIC Number: ED255444
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Law: The Language of Liberty. Supplemental Materials for Alabama Social Studies Teachers. Grades 2-3.
Alabama Administrative Office of Courts, Montgomery.
Student activity pages, teacher background information, and lesson ideas for teaching about the law in social studies classrooms are provided in this supplementary packet. An introductory section provides a rationale for the unit, a guide to bringing law-related resource persons to the classroom, a teacher checklist for helping resource persons plan classroom visits, and a list of items to consider when planning field trips. Separate sections focus on what rules are, rules at home, rules at school, rules at play, and rules in the community. Each lesson includes an objective, step-by-step procedures, and reproducible student handouts. Activities include recognizing common signs, constructing a traffic light bookmark, recognizing flashcards of community signs, making a sign mobile, creating fingerprint characters, and completing crossword and word-find puzzles. (LH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Alabama Administrative Office of Courts, Montgomery.