1. Lesson Plan: Computer Forensics

    • Resource ID: 13772
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss computer forensics, and complete an activity in which they will process an electronic crime scene. Students will understand how computers and other electronic data storage devices leaves the footprints and data trails of their users.
  2. Lesson Plan: Criminal Justice System and the Courts

    • Resource ID: 13398
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students trace the history of state and federal court systems and identify state and federal court systems.
  3. Lesson Plan: Entry Into the System - the Arrest

    • Resource ID: 13433
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will apply their understanding of the duties and responsibilities of law enforcement during arrests of suspects as required by established criminal procedure and case law. Students will participate in an activity in which they will assume the roles of "lawyers" and "clients...
  4. Lesson Plan: Court Systems and Practices - Mock Trials

    • Resource ID: 13455
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate an understanding of the trial process by stepping into one of the roles in a mock trial.
  5. Lesson Plan: Law Enforcement - Forensic Anthropology

    • Resource ID: 13600
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about forensic anthropology, excavation, forensic odontology, decomposition, and forensic entomology. Students will conduct a human anthropology lab, forensic odontology lab, and forensic entomology lab.
  6. Lesson Plan: Constitutional Issues in Private Security

    • Resource ID: 13758
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss the rights protected by the 4th Amendment and the legal responsibilities for private security professionals.
  7. Lesson Plan: Federal, State, and Local Law Security Services

    • Resource ID: 13764
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss the different sources of law, the impact of legal issues on security services, and the regulations and requirements that affect security operations.
  8. Lesson Plan: Overall Role of Security Systems

    • Resource ID: 13770
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore the role of security system by creating a list of risk and vulnerabilities that organizations are exposed to. Students will also complete a security survey.
  9. Lesson Plan: Purposes of Law

    • Resource ID: 13412
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson provides the opportunity for students to examine the structure of the legal system in the United States.
  10. Lesson Plan: Court Systems and Practices - Effective Verbal Communication

    • Resource ID: 13424
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate communication skills required to evaluate body language such as gestures, verbal tone, and inflection during testimony needed for courtroom policies and procedures.
  11. Lesson Plan: Due Process

    • Resource ID: 13458
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson students learn the structure and provisions of the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights and how they impact the criminal trial process.
  12. Lesson Plan: History of Security

    • Resource ID: 13756
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research the background needed to prepare for certification in security services, with a focus on the security measures used to protect lives, property, and information.
  13. Scope and Sequence: Forensic Science

    • Resource ID: 19447
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Forensic Science course scope and sequence within the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description...
  14. Scope and Sequence: Court Systems and Practices

    • Resource ID: 19449
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Court Systems and Practices course scope and sequence within the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief...
  15. Lesson Plan: Professional Attire

    • Resource ID: 13295
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to the professional dress and grooming standards expected in LPSCS careers.
  16. Lesson Plan: Law - Security Services Prevention Analysis

    • Resource ID: 13768
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will diagram the crime triangle, discuss deter, detect, delay, and deny, and evaluate the security of a home or business. 
  17. Lesson Plan: Workplace Health and Safety

    • Resource ID: 13299
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn to understand health and safety in the workplace is essential in order to reduce injuries and illnesses. Such familiarity with policies and procedures can boost employee morale and productivity.
  18. Lesson Plan: Practicum in LPSCS - Teamwork and Leadership Skills

    • Resource ID: 13303
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate teamwork and leadership skills, which will be used for workers in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security. Students will participate in teamwork activities to understand the importance of communication and productivity in the workplace.
  19. Lesson Plan: Interpersonal Skills at the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 13308
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, Students learn about the Interpersonal skills, that are important for workers in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security, which they need to collaborate with others to accomplish goals and objectives.
  20. Lesson Plan: Communication Skills at the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 13310
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about expertise in communication skills, which is necessary for workers in law, public safety, corrections, and security in order to effectively relate to the public, peers, supervisors, clients, and inmates.