Famous Supreme Court decisions
Studying these cases and learning about the Constitution are essential parts of most every grade level curriculum. These sites provide a diverse array of teacher friendly lessons that can be used or changed to reflect the appropriate learning level.
Supreme Court decisions that deal with teaching.
A must read for all educators.
The Supreme Court site
As dull as can be with sophisticated materials hidden if you use the search engine. If you can’t fall asleep visit this site.
A terrific site with all the major Supreme Court decisions and lesson plans available.
A link site to many lessons about the Supreme Court and its decisions
Constitution Day resoruces
Evolution and the Law
This resource has many links to this continuing legal discussion.
Religion in Supreme Court decisions
Students’ rights under the law
Very good for getting interest in this subject
Jim Crow laws and the Constitution
Relates to Civil Rights through the ages.
A very simple interactive site about the Court
Nice site with useful graphics on checks and balances.
A valuable stie that has a long list of decisins and simple explanations of them. A good place to find cases for a debate.
The Constitution Center
This search engine has a lot of good resources.
Supreme Court Historical Society
Some good materials, but too sophisticated for elementary.
Congress for Kids
A variety of lessons for younger students
Hear actual Supreme Court cases
Very interesting site
This huge site enables students to find information about all types of cases. Teachers need to use site to find materials. Too difficult for younger students.
African American related cases
Constitutional Rights Foundation
Center for Civic Education