Middle School Social Studies / 8th Grade
The Rule of Law
Why is the Constitution still so controversial?
Students investigate how landmark cases help us understand how our interpretation of the Constitution changed over time.
Key content: constitutional period, landmark cases
Unit length: 6 Weeks
Each social studies unit is aligned to the Common Core and C3 Framework for Social Studies State Standards.
”"I see connections everywhere, like I watch TV and I realize that I know about the Supreme Court case that created Miranda rights."Jamal, Student