This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2011-05-28.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 0
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.
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…
Information - Death Penalty 101
This is a great resource with information and precedents about the U.S. death penalty.
Social Studies > General Social Studies > Civics Social Studies > Current Events Social Studies > Government Social Studies > Thinking & Problem Solving Social Studies > United States Government Social Studies > United States History Education > General
Learning Objects Death Penalty
Professional Education & Development
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Peculiar Institution: America’s Death Penalty in an Age of Abolition