Type:E-book, Lesson Plan
- Students will understand the system of Separation of Powers/Checks and Balances related to recent events prompting action by one or more of the three branches of government.
- Students will understand the process for selecting and confirming a Supreme Court justice and how participation by the other two branches helps maintain the balance of power.
- Students will examine real life circumstances related to the constitutional operation of the judicial selection process and understand how partisan politics can play a role in the process
- Grade 9
- Grade 10
- Grade 11
- Grade 12
Keywords:Civics Current Events Government Social Studies Law Sotomayor
Access Privileges:Public - Available to anyone
License Deed:Creative Commons Attribution 3.0