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The PLEA Cats and the Law ▸

From cat cafés to cat memes, cats and their images are everywhere. Yet, an often-overlooked area is how the law applies to cats. This issue of The PLEA will introduce you to cats and the law.

Subject Law
Grades 12
The PLEA: Treaties and the Law ▸

This issue of The PLEA introduces the unique place that Treaties hold in Canadian law.

Grades 12
Topics Treaties
The PLEA: Democracy and the Rule of Law ▸

This issue of The PLEA considers how the rule of law balances the seemingly contradictory concepts of order and freedom in a democracy.

Subject Social Studies, Law
Grades 12
Topics Rule of Law
The PLEA: Revolution ▸

Ideal for most any reader, Revolution is specifically designed to fulfill several requirements across Saskatchewan’s social science curricula. It will also be of particular interest to people curious about laws, social change, and ideology.

The PLEA: Learning about Law with The Simpsons ▸

This issue of The PLEA takes advantage of students’ familiarity with The Simpsons to better understand law-related concepts.

The PLEA: The Bathroom Barrister ▸

This issue of The PLEA is an uncanny approach to examining the purposes of law, demonstrating how the law applies to the bathroom.

Subject Law, History
Grades 11, 12
The PLEA: 70 Years of the Bomb ▸

This issue of The PLEA builds understandings about nuclear weapons and the international laws used to control them.

Subject Law, History, Physics
Grades 11, 12
The PLEA: Crosswalk Cred ▸

This issue of The PLEA looks at the law from a pedestrian’s perspective, from the rules of the road to neighbourhood design.

Subject Law
Grades 12
Topics Pedestrians
The PLEA: Revisiting Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town ▸

This issue of The PLEA uses Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town to ask how have we succeeded as a liberal democracy? And how can we do better?

Subject Law, English
Grades 12
The PLEA: The Nazi Satire Project ▸

This issue of The PLEA explores how Nazis used satire to gain public support for their changes to German laws and social systems.

Subject Law, English, History
Grades 11, 12
The PLEA: The Youth Criminal Justice Act ▸

This issue of The PLEA is an introduction to the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

The PLEA: Book Club ▸

This issue of The PLEA uses Suggested Units in Saskatchewan’s new English Language Arts curriculum to provide teachers with new approaches to classroom literature.

Subject English
Grades 12
The PLEA: Local Government ▸

This issue of The PLEA introduces municipal government.

Subject Social Studies
Grades 8
The PLEA: Mock Trials ▸

This issue of The PLEA is a how-to guide for implementing mock trials.

Subject Law, Arts Education
Grades 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Topics Mock Trial
The PLEA: Canada's Legal System: An Introduction ▸

This issue of The PLEA introduces various elements of Canada’s legal system, including government, the police, and the courts.

Subject Social Studies
Grades 8
The PLEA: Hammurabi's Code ▸

This issue of The PLEA introduces Hammurabi's Code, the oldest nearly-compete set of written laws.

Subject Social Studies, Law
Grades 9, 12
Topics Rule of Law
The PLEA: Hanging Out and Hooking Up ▸

This issue of The PLEA examines healthy relationships, dating violence, and sexual assault.

Grades 9, 11, 12
Topics Relationships