1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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. 
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. Lesson Plan: O*NET Career Exploration

    • Resource ID: 13318
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore the O*NET website, complete a scavenger hunt, and complete a career research project.
  13. Lesson Plan: Workplace Portfolios

    • Resource ID: 13320
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create a portfolio. A benefit of using portfolios is to allow the students to engage in a self-reflection of their progress. The portfolio provides an alternative means of displaying skills and accomplishments.
  14. Lesson Plan: Practicum in LPSCS - Career Pathways

    • Resource ID: 13322
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore career opportunities and options available in Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security.
  15. Lesson Plan: Law - Personal Management

    • Resource ID: 13324
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will apply concepts of personal development using the goal-setting concept to create short-term and long-terms goals in order to seek a career in Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security.
  16. Lesson Plan: Project Management

    • Resource ID: 13327
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn project management techniques and utilize the Project Management Planning Process. Students will practice these skills as they work in teams to complete a Project Management activity.
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. 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.
  20. 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...