Ch 54: Civil Liberties - ORELA Middle Grades Social Science

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Take a closer look at civil liberties to ensure you're prepared to answer related questions on the ORELA Middle Grades Social Science assessment. Expert instructors can help refresh your knowledge through short and engaging video lessons.

Civil Liberties: ORELA Middle Grades Social Science - Chapter Summary

In this chapter are lessons designed to ensure you have the knowledge needed to address civil liberties on the ORELA assessment. After reviewing the videos, you will have the ability to:

  • Discuss the origins of civil liberties in the United States
  • Explain rights and limitations of freedom of speech, press and assembly
  • Define freedom of religion and explain its history and importance
  • Share the procedural rights of the accused, as related to law and order
  • Describe the right to privacy
  • Explore the history and pros and cons of the right to bear arms
  • Detail the role courts play in deciding our civil liberties

Subject-matter experts present the lessons with the help of fun visual effects. You can review them any time, day or night, from the comfort of your home or on the go via your smartphone or tablet.

7 Lessons in Chapter 54: Civil Liberties - ORELA Middle Grades Social Science
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Origins of Civil Liberties in the United States: History & Timeline

1. Origins of Civil Liberties in the United States: History & Timeline

In this lesson, we will learn about the origin of civil liberties in the United States. We will take a closer look at where the civil liberties came from, what they entail and what they mean to society today.

Freedom of Speech, Press & Assembly: Definition, Importance & Limitations

2. Freedom of Speech, Press & Assembly: Definition, Importance & Limitations

In this lesson, we will learn about the freedom of speech, press and assembly. We will take a closer look at the rationale behind these freedoms and the specific clauses of freedom of speech, press and assembly and what they mean to society today.

What is Freedom of Religion? - Definition, History & Importance

3. What is Freedom of Religion? - Definition, History & Importance

In this lesson, we will learn about the freedom of religion. We will take a closer look at the rationale behind the freedom, the specific clauses of the freedom of religion and what it means to society today.

Law and Order: Procedural Rights of the Accused

4. Law and Order: Procedural Rights of the Accused

In this lesson, we will learn about the procedural rights of the accused. We will look at how these rights are defined and what they mean to our justice system today.

The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples

5. The Right to Privacy: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, we will learn about the right of privacy. We will take a closer look at the right, what it includes and what it means to society today.

The Right to Bear Arms: History, Pros & Cons

6. The Right to Bear Arms: History, Pros & Cons

In this lesson, we will learn about the right to bear arms. We will take a closer look at the right to find out what it includes and what it means to society today.

The Courts and a Free Society: Role in Deciding Civil Liberties

7. The Courts and a Free Society: Role in Deciding Civil Liberties

In this lesson, we will learn about the origin of the court's role with civil liberties in the United States. We will take a closer look at what the court's positions entail and the effects on society today.

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