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Define the rule of law and recognize its influence on the development of the American legal, political, and governmental systems.

Lesson Plan

SS.7.C.1.9 Lesson Plan: The Rule of Law.docx.pdf

Benchmark Content Resources for Teachers

Civics On Demand—An Introduction to Benchmark Based Content for Teachers

SS.7.C.1.9 Highlights: The Rule of Law.ppt

Florida Joint Center for Citizenship Civics Assessment Items

Each benchmark assessment bank includes items aligned to low, moderate, and high complexity.

SS.7.C.1.9 Questions.docx
SS.7.C.1.9 Answers.xslx
SS.7.C.1.9 Questions and Answers with Explanations.docx
Escambia-FJCC Civics Review Site ItemsEscambia.pdf

Civics End-of-Course Assessment Test Item Specifications from FLDOE

SS.7.C.1.9 Benchmark Specifications.pdf
SS.7.C.1.9 Item Specification Review.pdf

Additional Resources to Support this Benchmark

The Bill of Rights Institute
http://billofrightsinstitute.org/
National Archiveshttp://www.archives.gov/
National Constitution Centerhttp://constitutioncenter.org/
The Virginia Law Foundation &Virginia Bar Association – Rule of Law Projecthttp://ruleoflaw-vba.org/
iCivics CorrelationsRule of Law Lesson: http://www.icivics.org/teachers/lesson-plans/rule-law