Law Day 2017 Planning Guide

Download the Law Day 2017 Planning Guide

The 2017 Law Day Planning Guide contains valuable information on how to plan, organize, and host a successful Law Day event by implementing the 2017 Law Day theme, "The 14th Amendment: Transforming American Democracy."

In this guide you will find:

- Information and history about Law Day

- Talking points

- Lesson plans for elementary, middle school, and high school grade levels

- History of the Fourteenth Amendment case

- U.S. Supreme Court cases related to the Fourteenth Amendment

- Resources for planning and publicizing your event

- Suggested resources: Books, multimedia and discussion tips

- Law Day activity ideas

- and much more!

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Planning Guide Additional Resources

Lesson Plan Materials


Middle School

High School