This is a great resource with information and precedents about the U.S. death penalty.


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On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2011-05-28.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 0

Reviewer Comments:

A valuable link to the ACLU website on the death penalty. The site includes background information, statistics, and highlights relevant court cases. There are also links to related issues. While no lesson plans are included, the site could be used as part of a webquest or a worksheet could be created to help students pull out the key information. It is recommended that other resources are also used as the ACLU represents a particular viewpoint on the issue of the death penalty.
Dan Barnes
May 27, 2011
The website was very informative and provided a wealth of raw data to use for argument reinforcement. The only drawback was that it was very biased in its approach to…

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