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Judicial Branch & Supreme Court

Judicial Branch & Supreme Court

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Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the Teaching the Judicial Branch & Supreme Court Teacher Pass


Teaching the Judicial Branch & Supreme Court Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture


The New York Times’s learning blog provides an excellent lesson plan and resources page for educators who teach about the Supreme Court. The page includes answers to questions such as “how does the Supreme Court affect your life?” and links to Times archive articles on the judicial branch.

The New York Times’s learning blog provides an excellent lesson plan and resources page for educators who teach about the Supreme Court. The page includes answers to questions such as “how does the Supreme Court affect your life?” and links to Times archive articles on the judicial branch.