Sixth graders examine the religious issues of the early settlers in the New World and the current issue of separation of church and state. They discuss a list of colonial laws from the 1600s, participate in a class discussion, and in small groups read and analyze two case studies.
Sources of Law
Reading Strategies for the Social Studies Class
Lesson 4: The Judiciary: A Brief Introduction to the Courts System
Wondering About the New Seven (Man-Made) Wonders of the World
World War Two Causes
Was the United States Justified in Dropping the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
The Bill of Rights
My Senator and Me: A Dog's-Eye View of Washington, D.C.
Chronicling America: Uncovering a World at War
Should We Eat Bugs?
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