1. Lesson Plan: Employment Skills in LPSCS

    • Resource ID: 13293
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about the skills, workers in law, public safety, corrections, and security need to demonstrate in order to be successful in their jobs.
  2. Lesson Plan: Sentencing Guidelines

    • Resource ID: 13724
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to the basic components of sentencing and provides examples of sentences. Sentencing is a very important phase of the court process. Judges and juries must follow the guidelines set forth by law and precedent to ensure that due process is served on those convicted of...
  3. Lesson Plan: The Role of Emergency Medical Services

    • Resource ID: 13733
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson students will explore the roles of EMS and how these roles have changed over time. Students will conduct a mock crisis scenario, listen to a EMS Professional Guest Speaker, and research important moments in EMS History.
  4. Lesson Plan: Health and Safety in LPSCS Careers

    • Resource ID: 13741
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss dangers for individuals employed in LPSCS, and how to manage wellness and stress levels. 
  5. Lesson Plan: Workplace Technology

    • Resource ID: 13314
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students are introduced to emerging technologies, that require employees of Law, Public Safety, Corrections, & Security services to continue acquiring the technical skills necessary to perform specific job objectives.
  6. Lesson Plan: LPSCS - Investigating Scholarships

    • Resource ID: 13329
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create a scholarship portfolio for continued education in LPSCS. Students will research scholarships, create a resume, write essays, and obtain letters of recommendation.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. Lesson Plan: Assaultive Offenses - Texas Penal Code

    • Resource ID: 13623
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about a variety of assault calls that police officers respond to. Students also distinguish the appropriate level of the assault and the charges.
  11. Lesson Plan: LPSCS Patrol Techniques

    • Resource ID: 13663
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Through this lesson, the student will be able to identify why officers patrol and how they prepare for patrol, discuss the different methods and patterns of patrols, analyze scenarios that a patrol officer could have an impact on through patrolling, and create proposals about how the problems in...
  12. Lesson Plan: Introduction to the Levels and Functions of Criminal Courts

    • Resource ID: 13720
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will conduct research on the levels and functions of city, county, and state level courts.
  13. Lesson Plan: Pretrial and Courtroom Procedures

    • Resource ID: 13722
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson. students will understand the roles and functions of the court system. and identify the phases of a trial and the procedures followed in the courtroom.
  14. Lesson Plan: Common Problems in Law Enforcement

    • Resource ID: 13716
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson focuses on the most common problems that occur in law enforcement including electronic crimes, hate crimes, and human trafficking. 
  15. Lesson Plan: Interagency Partnerships

    • Resource ID: 13739
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss collaboration between agencies in the criminal justice system. Students will also complete a scenario-based activity, in which they will work together to form a collaborative solution to a problem.
  16. Lesson Plan: Math and Science in LPSCS

    • Resource ID: 13749
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss and apply mathematics and science applications in LPSCS. Additionally, students will research requirements for a career in LPSCS and describe how math and science apply to hiring and educational requirements.
  17. Scope and Sequence: Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

    • Resource ID: 19454
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security 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...
  18. Scope and Sequence: Practicum in LPSCS/ Extended Practicum in LPSCS

    • Resource ID: 19455
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security/ Extended Practicum in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security course scope and sequence within the Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security Career Cluster®...
  19. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

    • Resource ID: 19444
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security 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...
  20. 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...