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177 resources with the concept the first amendment

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Right to Privacy?

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students listen to a teacher reading of the freedoms included in the First Amendment. They, in small groups, read two editorials about privacy, and compare and contrast the two.
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Freedom of Expression in Special Places

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars analyze the judicial decision making process, and identify three places presenting First Amendment problems. They analyze how the 1st Amendment applies to school newspapers, and argue for and against limiting 1st Amendment...
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The People's Right to Know

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students review Supreme Court ruling on the right to know, prior restrain and access to government. They read The Progressive case and hold a moot court to argue the outcome.
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You Are Free to Exercise

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use the Internet to research the First Amendment and the right to practice different religions.
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Where Do Student Press Rights Start ... and Stop?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners examine different Supreme Court cases and discuss First Amendment rights.
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What is the (No) Establishment Clause?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Pupils research and discuss the Establishment Clause.
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Introducing the First Amendment

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students use the newspaper to discover the importance of the First Amendment. They examine the Bill of Rights.
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Teaching About Freedom of Speech on the Internet

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Young scholars explore the first amendment in relation to their own personal use of the internet and discuss the legal implications that occur when schools and libraries put filters on computers to restrict access to certain websites.
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A Study of the First Amendment Rights in the Bill of Rights

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students become aware of the basic liberties of speech, press, religion, assembly and petition through study of Supreme Court cases. Student groups analyae some cases heard by the Supreme Court to further their understanding of the First...