Should Recreational Marijuana Be Legal?

This Should Recreational Marijuana Be Legal? handout & reference also includes:

New Review

Almost 600,000 Americans are arrested each year for marijuana possession. Pupils decide if marijuana should be legalized for recreational use after reading state-by-state laws and the top pro and con arguments. The resource also includes a fascinating history of recreational marijuana. 

3 Views 1 Download
CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Have each team design an informative poster to reference during debates
Classroom Considerations

  • Controversial and mature debate topic
  • Requires headphones for watching videos

  • Allows individuals to dig deeper by accessing source biographies and footnotes
  • Includes a video gallery 

  • None