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Lesson Plans
Understanding Bias ( doc | html )
Class Decision Making ( doc | html )
How To Watch Your Legislators ( doc | html )
Understanding A Legislator ( doc | html )
Tracking A Legislator ( doc | html )
Regionalism-Examining A Bill ( doc | html )
Journalistic Politics ( doc | html )
Language Arts & Government Interdisciplinary Exercise ( doc | html )

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Teacher's Notes
How to Read a Bill pdf (125k)
CT Legislative Officials & Their Duties pdf (362k)

Hot Topics

HJ 11: Resolution Proposing An Amendment To The State Constitution To Allow Seventeen-Year-Old Persons Who Will Be Eighteen Years Of Age At The Next Regular Election To Vote In Primaries Related To Such Elections

SB 1343: An Act Concerning Compassionate Care For Victims Of Sexual Assault

  • Bill Text pdf
  • Senate Amendment A pdf
  • Plain English Summary of the Issue pdf

Substitute for SB 686: An Act Concerning Access To Health And Nutritional Information In Restaurants

HB 7351: An Act Concerning Textbook Loans

Substitute for HB 6715: An Act Concerning The Palliative Use Of Marijuana

Substitute for HB 7350: An Act Concerning In-School Suspensions

Subject Specific Topics
HB 5274 An Act Requiring A Civics Course for High School Graduation. ( order video  | watch it nowClick to Watch the Video Now!)
Lesson Plan ( doc | html )
Debate Index ( doc | html )
Bill Information ( doc | html )
Questions for consideration ( doc | html )

HB 5276 An Act Concerning the Mandatory School Attendance Age. ( order video  | watch it nowClick to Watch the Video Now!)
Lesson Plan ( doc | html )
Debate Index ( doc | html )
Bill Information ( doc | html )
Questions for consideration ( doc | html )



Maps
CT Congressional Districts ( pdf )
CT State Senate Districts ( pdf )
CT House of Representatives Districts ( pdf )

Text Only
CT Congressional Districts by town doc | html )
CT Representatives by District ( html )
CT Senators by District ( html )

Support Materials
Journalistic Writing Styles  ( doc | html )

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