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Insanity Plea -- "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe
This is a fun activity to help students analyze a classic short story and practice using logical evidence and reason in persuasive writing and speech. NOTICE that this "Insanity Plea" activity is included in the Psychotic Short Stories unit, so don't purchase both as you'd be paying twice for the s
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The Trial of SpongeBob SquarePants
The Trial of SpongeBob SquarePants is a fun activity to help students practice using logical evidence and reason (logos) in persuasive writing and speech. The Common Core State Standards for seventh, eighth, and ninth grades mention the word "evidence" nearly twenty times! But one of the things my
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CSI Forensic Science. Use Science to figure out who done it!
CSI Forensic Science - Be a detective and use science to figure out who stole the jewels from the town hall. Your students will love doing this activity, suitable for both middle school and upper elementary. Students have to use their detective skills and examine 5 clues to figure out which one
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Grammar Court: Episode 1. A fun Grammar activity & game about homophones & more!
Grammar Court is an interactive activity that will add excitement and interest to any English class session. You'll select 5 students in your class as the "suspects" in a pretend crime - in this case, a stolen mandolin! The rest of the class becomes the "court" - needling the suspects with question
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History Crime Scene Investigation: Abraham Lincoln Assassination CSI
Want a great way for students to engage in a group activity while they examine eyewitness testimony, artifacts, primary sources, and solve a historical mystery? Download The Abraham Lincoln Assassination CSI! This exciting activity can be used to challenge individual students or to encourage colla
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Law and Crime Clip Art
These clip art images are perfect for the study of the Judicial Branch, civil and criminal law, and more! The Law and Crime set includes 13 color and 12 BW images including a fingerprint (BW), crime tape, handcuffs, gavel, law books, fingerprint powder and brush, a key, jail cell, the Constitution,
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United States Constitution: Mock Congress: How A Bill Becomes A Law
I use this mock Congress after The How A Bill Becomes A Law PowerPoint found in my TPT store and before The How A Bill Becomes A Law quiz found in my TPT store. This is a fun activity for students because students come up with their own idea for a law and they are actively engaged in every step o
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Murder Mystery--Who Killed Julianne Stevens?
Who Killed Julianne Stevens? Your students will use clues and reasoning to venture their guess and then write a summary of their hypothesis. Some students will get it right and some will get it wrong, but every student will enjoy this mystery and the writing that goes along with it. This is an excel
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Prohibition Warm Up / Bellringer
This is a fun warm up activity for a class about Prohibition or the 1920's in the U.S. It includes five entertaining questions that are designed to grab student attention.
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The Three Branches of Government: Reader's Theatre Script on the Judicial Branch
Help your students to better understand the judicial branch with this fun, yet educational reader's theatre script. Important vocabulary words are presented throughout the script and students are given the opportunity to decide the verdict! Thank you! Fabulous Fun in Fourth
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Tulsa Race Riots: What Led To Them? A CSI Investigation on the 1921 Tulsa Riots!
Tulsa Race Riots: What Led To Them? A CSI Investigation on the 1921 Tulsa Riots! This CSI Tulsa lesson is included in BOTH the CSI American History and the 1920s and 1930s Bundles, located below: CSI American History Bundle! Lost Colony, Salem, Donner Party, Lincoln! Roaring '20s and 1930s Bundl
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Historian's Court: People of England Versus King John (Magna Carta)
This highly entertaining and engaging mock trial will reinforce any lesson on the events leading up to and surrounding the creation of the Magna Carta. Students will create a courtroom and decide how King John will be remembered in history. I have successfully used this lesson with students in 3rd t
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Psychology Memory Activity- Would You Make a Good Witness?
For this activity you simply plan ahead by asking another teacher to come into your classroom. Have them fill out the attached form before they arrive. You must do this activity while you are in the chapter on Memory. Cover the material you would normally. At the last 10 minutes of the period ha
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Cops and Robbers cartoon Clipart
Thank goodness for cops cause there will always be robbers. Cops and Robbers includes 21 unique cartoon images of cops and robbers doing their thing. All images come in full color as well as black and white line art for a total of 42 images in eps, jpeg and png formats. If you'd like to know wh
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Implementing a Mock Trial - Student Handouts
Handouts for implementing a Mock Trial Classroom simulations/role plays are excellent tools to enhance student achievement and increase classroom motivation. As educators, we believe in the power of active learning in the classroom. As a result, we have spent many years creating activities that re
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Writing Prompts / Creative Writing / Bell Ringers: Funny Laws Challenge
Laughable Laws: A Year's supply of weekly weird laws from around the world! Whether you are teaching about laws or just want something fun to start/end your lessons with, this laws resource is guaranteed to give you and your students a laugh! You'd be amazed at the weird, dumb and strange laws the
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Mock Literary Trial Elementary/ Civcs/ Cardigan Jones/ Criminal Justice
This trial is based off of the book , The Trial of Cardigan Jones, by Tim Egan. It is a mock literary trial where students take roles of the character from the book and decide if the main character is innocent or guilty. The kids get dressed up and have an absolute blast! I have tied this activity i
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Ned Kelly Timeline Activity
This is a timeline activity that can be used for practising personal timelines or looking at people in history. Ned Kelly is the focus of this timeline. 16 key events of his life are included. The timeline is presented in two different ways to allow for differentiation. I find this activity is best
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The Conspirator - Chasing Lincoln's Killer - Film Guide
This is a film guide meant to accompany the Robert Redford film The Conspirator, which can be viewed in conjunction with book study on the nonfiction book Chasing Lincoln's Killer. The Conspirator looks at the assassination of Lincoln and the subsequent trial of the first woman executed by the gover
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Abraham Lincoln CSI Activity
CSI style activity where students look at possible suspects of Lincoln's assassination and decide if the person is some way guilty or innocent.
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Detective Clip Art (Spy, Sherlock Holmes, Disguise, Magnifying Glass)
A collection of detective clip art. Perfect for any project needing detectives, trench coats, sunglasses, fingerprints, footprints or cameras. 52 images total in BW, GS and color (22 unique images). All pieces are PNG files saved at 300 dpi to ensure great quality. This set includes all versions
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Alberta Social Studies 9 Unit 1 Project: YOU-Topia
This project was designed in keeping with the new (2009) Alberta Grade 9 Social Studies curriculum. It works well in conjunction with Uglies by Scott Westerfeld which we used at the same time in Language Arts. The assignment breaks down all the key outcomes, and asks students to create a society tha
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Criminal Law Newspaper Project power point
Students have to create a front page of a newspaper with regard to criminal law terms and information.
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Wild West: Make Your Own Wanted Poster
Students will read and answer questions about outlaws and how important Wanted Posters were to the lawmen in the Wild West. This product does not give specific information about individuals, but gives a list of names so they can do some computer research and then create their own Wanted Poster. Ther
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