Creating a Bill of Rights in Space
Author: Washington State Courts
Students discuss the pros and cons to adding a Bill of Rights to their constitution for their space colony. Hypothetical situations are used to highlight rights. The lesson helps the students discover the need for a Bill of Rights.
- Students will define “rights.”
- Students will analyze and apply the U.S. Bill of Rights to hypothetical situations.
- Students will create an Intergalactic Bill of Rights.