Informational Text Activity, FREE, Easy Print-and-Go Sub Materials, CCSS
Whether you need a one-or-two day emergency sub plan or just want to slide a little more informational text into your curriculum, this free and fun lesson has what you need a well-written, high-interest article from the New York Times on the 10 Supreme Court Cases Every Teen Should Know, a topic that will hook your students attention and inspire lively debate, and a packet of print-and-go handouts to help students work through the text.This FREE activity includes: A sheet of Suggested…
"Eddie Mabo, the man who changed Australia..."Quite simply, Eddie Mabo brought an end to a two-centuries-old lie," says Rachel Perkins, director and inspiration behind the new movie, Mabo, released to coincide with the 20th anniversary of the historic High Court case. "For two centuries, the British and then white Australians operated under a fallacy, that somehow Aboriginal people did not exist or have land rights before the first [white] settlers arrived in 1788..."
This download provides readings and student activities focused on the Supreme Court cases mentioned in the AP US Government objectives. There are reading activities for each of the landmark decisions which are followed by student summaries, vocabulary activities, student essay questions, and guided reading activities.