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CREATING EASY MOCK TRIALS FOR YOUR SOCIAL STUDIES CLASSROOM

CREATING EASY MOCK TRIALS FOR YOUR SOCIAL STUDIES CLASSROOM

Engage your students in fun mock trials that offer opportunities for them to argue, prosecute, and defend in a courtroom-like setting. Build on students' eagerness to prove their points to the rest of the class while helping them to gain new insights into how the judicial system works and to acquire a deeper connection to history, geography, economics, or government content. An easy step-by-step method helps you create customized trials that meet the needs of your curriculum, or you can choose from six ready-to-use ones that put Andrew Carnegie, Napoleon Bonaparte, Karl Marx, Ferdinand Magellan, King George III, and Marie Antoinette in the defendant's seat. Also includes grading guidelines, handout templates, an essay rubric, rules of evidence, and extension activity ideas. Aligned to the C3 Framework. Grades 7–12. Glossary of court terms. Spiralbound. Illustrated. 8½" x 11". Teacher's Discovery. 113 pages. ©2017.

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TS216-WBSSS 9780756052652 Reproducible activity book $29.99

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