Interpreting the Constitution: What Does That Mean?

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Here is a fantastic lesson on the Supreme Court's role as interpreters of the Constitution. Class members review past cases involving the Eighth and Fifth Amendment and evaluate as a group whether they would consider those situations as constitutional or unconstitutional.

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Pros

  • Includes variety of Supreme Court cases with complete and clear explanations for rulings
  • Engaging experiential activity
Cons

  • None