ERIC Number: EJ528540
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Torts and Tales. Teaching about Personal Injury Law in the Primary Grades.
Peters, Mary M.; Bjorklun, Eugene C.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v8 n4 p5-8 Mar-Apr 1996
Uses examples from children's literature to develop a beginning understanding of concepts related to various types of civil injury law. Examples include "The Cat in the Hat," illustrating respect for others and private property, and "Peter Rabbit," revealing the concept of conversion. Includes discussion questions and activities. (MJP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A