School’s In

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School’s In is a collection of lesson plans and classroom resources published by LawNow between 2007 and 2010. The collection is matched to Alberta curriculum and can be downloaded and printed for free.

 

  1. School’s In: Dogged Determination

    This activity guides students through the rules and regulations of beginning a small business they may run during the summer holidays. It focuses on the permits needed and how they vary from city to town as well as from province to territory. Questions …


    Grades: Grades 10 - 12,
    Keywords: Entrepreneur, School's In

  2. School’s In: Exploring Canada’s Parliamentary Democracy

    Written as a play, this activity based lesson plan, has students asking questions, reseaching answers, discussing their findings and ultimately running for office in the Canadian government.  The background of the play is that the Canadian government h …


    Grades: Grades 4 - 6, Grades 7 - 9,
    Keywords: Federal Government, School's In

  3. School’s In: Students, Social Participation, Charities and Law

    This inquiry based activity focuses on charities and non-profit organizations. The content specifically addresses outcome S6 in Social Studies 10, 20 and 30. Based on a fundamental assumption that students should be involved in decision-making, this re …


    Grades: Grades 10 - 12,
    Keywords: School's In, Social Action

  4. School’s In: Youth and the Environment: An Inquiry Project

    This inquiry based project is designed to guide students in grades 9-12 through an exploration of environmental issues, the law, and their relation to youth. It is applicable to Social Studies, Science, or CTS: Legal Studies curriculum. Over the course …


    Grades: Grades 10 - 12, Grades 7 - 9,
    Keywords: Climate Change, School's In