SS.7.C.3.10 Identify sources and types (civil, criminal, constitutional, military) of law.

  • Students will use examples of historical law codes to identify how laws originated and developed in Western society.
  • Students will recognize constitutional, statutory, case, and common law as sources of law.
  • Students will compare civil, criminal, constitutional, and/or military law.

Learning Scale

4.0 Student knows what court should have original jurisdiction in a given case.

3.0 Student knows how to identify the different types of law when given a real world situation

2.0 Student knows the meaning of criminal, civil, military and constitutional law

1.0 Student knows what laws are.

Block 1:

Use this quizlet to learn the vocabulary for this benchmark .

Vocab Quizlet

Block 2:

In this block you will learn the difference between criminal and civil law.

Block 3:

In this block you will learn what military law is.

Block 4:

In this block you will learn what Constitutional law is.