Lesson details

Grade
1
Subject

Social Studies

Topic

How Government Works

Subtopic

Making and Enforcing Laws

Recommended Technology: 

Smartboard
Internet

Other instructional materials or notes: 

Laws for Kids is accessible on Reading A-Z and requires a teacher login.

We the Kids--David Catrow

What If Everybody Did That?--Ellen Javernick

Officer Buckle and Gloria--Peggy Rothman
Do Unto Otters--Jane Keller

Follow the Rules

Lesson overview: 

Students will learn that rules/laws are created to keep order and to keep us safe.

Essential Question: 

Why do I need rules/laws? What would happen if there were no rules or laws?

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Lesson created by:
Donna Washington
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