Learning Goal: Students will understand the roles and responsibilities of the Judicial Branch of the US Government.
Task 1: Judicial Branch in a Flash!
We will begin class by discussing the functions of the Judicial Branch as well as the different systems of courts found in the United States.
Use Lesson 1- Federal Courts to help build your background knowledge of the Federal Court System. We will need to know the in's and out's of the courts in order to move on next week. When we will apply our knowledge to specific cases and primary sources involving the Judicial Branch.
Task 4: Supplementing What We Learned in Class