Judicial Branch for Kids and Teachers - US Government Illustration

Judicial Branch of Government
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For Kids

The government of the United States is composed of three branches - the executive branch, the legislative branch, and the judicial branch. The judicial branch makes sure that the laws and actions of the other two branches agree with the Constitution of the United States of America. The judicial branch includes the U.S. Supreme Court.

The U.S. Supreme Court

The Judicial Branch

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The Supreme Court for Kids

Checks and Balances as provided by the Constitution

Take the Quiz, interactive (with answers)

3 Branches of Government 

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For Teachers

The US Supreme Court

Judicial System

Mr Goto's Judicial Branch UNIT (several lesson plans)

AP American Government (sample lessons/handouts)

Anatomy of a Murder - First Place (1996) Thinkquest

Mock Trials, Simulations, Trials

See Also: 3 Branches of Government


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