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Grade 11

Enrichment Activities

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with a list of optional activities students can participate in to deepen their understanding of the justice system as part of the Legal Independence - It's Your Right Lesson Plan. It includes a worksheet with an answer key about how judges should be selected.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada
Grade 11

Legal Independence Test

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with an optional test that will reveal how well students understood the Legal Independence - It's Your Right Lesson. It consists of 11 short answers and a chart. An answer key is provided.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada
PDF icon Download Test.pdf (44.08 KB)
Grade 11

What's Wrong with this Case?

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with a handout as part of the Legal Independence - It's Your Right Lesson Plan. Students will be asked to demonstrate their learning through explaining why the examples provided put the rule of law in jeopardy. An answer key is provided.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada
Grade 11

Case Studies

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with a collection of case studies focuses on a range of topics, including lawyer/client relationships and consequences for judges who abuse their power as part of the Legal Independence - It's Your Right Lesson Plan. These cases will help students understand how the concepts they studied operate in practice.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada
Grade 11

Watching the Video

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with discussion questions that accompany the video, providing insight on the complexity of the legal system/structure as part of the Legal Independence - It's Your Right Lesson Plan. An answer key is provided.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada
Grade 11

Legal Independence Quiz

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with a quiz on the terms explained in the student handout as part of the Legal Independence - It's Your Right Lesson Plan. An answer key is provided.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada
PDF icon Download Quiz.pdf (12.35 KB)

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