Srta Perez’s new laws: • Students with last names beginning with A, L, G must clean up after others in class. • Absolutely no talking at anytime, unless it’s in Spanish • Students who come in late to class will not get a grade for their work. • Students who come into VOISE after freshman year will not be able to graduate. • All students must speak Spanish fluently in order to graduate.
Vocabulary • Criteria: A standard on which a judgment or decision is based. • Code of Ordinances: A set of rules, laws, or guidelines that are determined by a governmental body.
Rules and Laws • Rules and laws should be easy to understand. • Rules and laws should be possible to follow. • Rules and laws should be fair to everyone. • Rules and laws should be enforceable. • Rules and laws should be capable of being changed.
Speak your minds! • Go back to Srta Perez’s new laws. • Why are they inappropriate? • Change the rules to make them better.
Insert your Law on Immigration • Bold and color code your law in your Cornell Notes
What are your reasons for this law? • Include at least 3 Facts you’ve learned from our unit:
Answer the following questions about your law • Is your law easy to understand? • Can everyone follow your new law ? • Is your law fair to everyone? • Does it meet the criteria of a good law? Why or why not? • Can your law be enforced? How? • Can your law be changed? How?