Curated and Reviewed by
Federalism, School Safety, and Congress
This Federalism, School Safety, and Congress lesson plan also includes:
- Join to access all included materials
Young scholars study federalism and Congress's power under the commerce clause. They examine the processes used by the Supreme Court and apply them to school safety issues.
3 Views 16 Downloads
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
School Board Simulation on Safe SchoolsLesson Planet
After examining the responsibilities of a school superintendent and of a school board, as well as engaging in a school board meeting simulation, class members create their own school safety plan.
9th - 11th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Farm Boll, How a Bill becomes Federal LawLesson Planet
Students define terminology, name elected officials, and distinguish between the two chambers of Congress. In this investigative instructional activity students create a diagram of the process that is followed when a bill becomes a law.
7th - 11th Social Studies & History
A Cry for Help in Alabama - 1934Lesson Planet
What should be the role of the federal government during an economic crisis? That is the question at the center of this introduction to a study of the New Deal. Class members examine letters to the state government asking for help,...
11th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson 7: Constitutional Principles: FederalismLesson Planet
Twelfth graders examine federal and state powers. In this U.S. Constitution instructional activity, 12th graders read excerpts of the Federalist Papers and discuss the "Supremacy Clause." Students respond to questions about the roles of...
12th Social Studies & History
From Reagan to TodayLesson Planet
The Reagan Administration brought new attention to the idea of a balanced federal budget, but Ronald Reagan wasn't the last president to pursue the economic goal. Learners research the last 40 years in politics and economics with a...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
Teaching With Documents: U.S. Constitution WorkshopLesson Planet
What does it mean to be American? Explore the constitution and what it really means to be a citizen here. First, learners of all ages will investigate different primary source documents. Then, they establish each document's...
4th - 12th Social Studies & History
Separation of Powers: Understanding Checks & BalancesLesson Planet
Young scholars use an Act of Congress and a Supreme Court case to explore the checks and balances of the U.S. system of government. This excellent lesson uses a real-life case for students to explore how the government system works.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History