GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES: People and Environments: Teaching Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Government Charter of Me Activity (charter of rights and freedoms) Lesson plans, handouts, unit plans. Would use these as a basis for planning unit.
The Boule, or the Council of 500, was the second important institution. It was a group of 500 men, 50 from each of ten Athenian tribes, who served on the Council for one year. Its main function was to decide what matters would come before the ekklesia where in this way, the 500 members of the boule dictated how the entire democracy would work.