Become a District Partner Become a District Partner

Cultural & Global Issues: Curfews

Grade 9
Articles with Reading Levels: 9.0-9.9
Grade 10
Articles with Reading Levels: 10.0-10.9

Article Name: Curfew FAQ
Source: National Youth Rights Association
Author: National Youth Rights Association Staff
Date Published: N/A
Guiding Question: Why are curfews ineffective?
Grade level: 9.0

Article Name: 8 Reasons Why I Support a Statewide Curfew for Teens
Source: Orlando Sentinel
Author: Duane Schwingel
Date Published: December 31, 1993
Guiding Question: What benefits can a statewide curfew bring to the community?
Grade level: 9.0

Article Name: 10 Primary Pros and Cons of Teenage Curfews
Source: Green Garage
Author: Green Garage Staff
Date Published: N/A
Guiding Question: How do mandated curfews impact teens?
Grade level: 10.9


Below Grade 9.0

Above Grade 10.9

Article Name: 8 Reasons to Oppose a Statewide Curfew Law for Teens
Source: Orlando Sentinel
Author: Emily Enfinger
Date Published: December 27, 1993
Guiding Question: What drawbacks can a statewide curfew bring to the community?
Grade level: 8.6


Article Name: Police Propose Sticter Juvenile Curfew Policy
Source: Fayette News
Author: Danny Harrison
Date Published: April 20, 2016
Guiding Question: How can a sticter curfew policy impact a community?
Grade level: 11.8

Article Name: OP-ED: Why Don't Curfews Work?
Source: Juvenille Justice Information Exchange
Author: Mike Males
Date Published: October 14, 2013
Guiding Question: How does the author convey the message that curfews are impratical?
Grade level: 15.6

Article Name: Curfew an Ineffective Distraction from Real Solutions.
Source: Conneticut New
Author: David McGuire
Date Published: July 25, 2012
Guiding Question: Do curfews affect the rate of juvenille crime?
Grade level: 11.4