Sociology - Crime and Deviance Unit

Engage students in your Sociology class with this in-depth crime and deviance unit! Deviance and social control are important concepts for our future citizens to learn, which makes this unit a priority to teach in your Sociology classroom! There is a variety of videos and lessons included that will lead to critical thinking and discourse from your students. Looking for a full Sociology course? This product is included in my full-year course.

Why will this product help me?

  • Files are all organized into folders for easy access
  • Lesson plan pacing calendar for each unit to help you in planning
  • FREE updates: I teach this course every year and update my plans
  • All the videos are included in Power-point presentations
  • Email support directly from me
  • Teacher created and tested by someone with years of experience
  • Optimized for fifty minute lessons adaptable to your schedule

What does this curriculum contain?
Twenty three Complete lesson plans (with videos it can be extended an extra 2 weeks)
Hands-on student activities + all needed materials to implement the lessons
Web searches
Video links and questions/handouts
Project (Break a Norm)

Lessons included

  • Break a Norm Project
  • Methods of Execution
  • 7 Day Death Penalty Unit
  • Deviance and Conformity Lesson
  • Power of Authority Lesson
  • Stop and Frisk Lesson
  • Functions of Crime Lesson
  • Solitary Confinement Video Questions
  • Prison State Video Questions

How can I access the lessons?
Option 1) Google Drive

Heres what teachers like you said about this product:
Excellent Unit. My students love the concept of deviance and I was looking for other assessment ideas. Thanks!

The Crime and Deviance Unit is very thorough and complete. You can tell a lot of quality work went into creating the unit. Very well done and appreciated! Thanks!!

My students really enjoyed this unit! I was apprehensive about teaching a unit on crime and deviance, but this product made it simple and straightforward to teach!

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Created: Dec 12, 2019

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