This lesson uses City of Ladue v. Gilleo as the basis for discussion of First Amendment rights. Students will argue for both sides of the case, and a group of students will serve as the city council; they will questions both sides and ultimately decide whether the ordinance should be upheld or not. The resource person might then lead a discussion on local laws regarding signs, posters, and handbills.
- Lesson Plans, Modules (Teaching Unit)
- Subject: Rights and Responsibilities
- Grades: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12