UNIT 1, LESSON 1
Lesson 1 explores the nature of freedom by examining the ideas of great thinkers of the past who have contributed to our understanding of freedom’s sources and characteristics.
UNIT 1, LESSON 2
Lesson 2 helps students understand the concept and definition of the rule of law, its role in limiting the source and powers of government, and its importance in securing an individual’s freedom.
UNIT 1, LESSON 3
Lesson 3 explores various systems of government and examines whether their characteristics are limited or unlimited with respect to the government’s exercise of power and the individual’s experience of freedom.
UNIT 1, LESSON 4
Lesson 4 explores the American Revolution and the principles of freedom reflected in the Declaration of Independence, as well as the relationship between limited, representative government and the protection of individual rights.