Sample Video 62: Government 3: Constitution Day 2010: Why Judges Matter—Decisions from the Bench

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Join our panel of judges and legal scholars for an insightful discussion on the processes judges use to make a decision and the impact of those decisions on the justice system.

Student Tools

Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 200: Missouri Bar Rule of Law Curriculum Package

Use this Missouri Bar curriculum package to find numerous teacher resources and lesson plans related to teaching concepts dealing with the "rule of law" in American jurisprudence. This teacher tool could be used in conjunction with our "Constitution Day" videos. Just type "Constitution Day" as your keyword search.

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Teacher Tool 219: Why Judges Matter--Decisions from the Bench Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program, "Government 3: Why Judges Matter--Decisions from the Bench." Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 306: Arts Integration Activity--Expressing Understanding Through Drama

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity giving students the opportunity to share their understanding of the subject matter of the video through drama. This teacher tool could be used with any Educate.Today video(s) you our your students choose.

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Teacher Tool 307: Arts Integration Activity--Expressing Understanding Through a Graphic Novel

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an arts integration activity giving students the opportunity to share their understanding of the subject matter of the video through the creation of a graphic novel. This activity could be used with any Educate.Today video(s) of your or your students' choice.

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Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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