Criminal Justice in America

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The allure of true crime television shows often leads to intrigue of the criminal justice system. Using a six-unit curriculum, learners explore criminology and the justice system in the United States. Topics include the police, trial procedure, crime statistics, and juvenile crime. Young scholars explore these topics through real-life cases, statistics, and group discussions. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Use instructional ideas to prepare your class for an expert talk
  • Offer lesson plans to prepare for current events discussions on pressing issues in the justice system
Classroom Considerations

  • Resource is a comprehensive curriculum with individual lesson plans
Pros

  • Use lesson plans in their units or woven into existing curricular
  • Activities and tests include answer keys, making them ready to use
Cons

  • Resource is the companion to a textbook that is not included