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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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Student Lawyers: Criminal Court Cases with PowerPoint CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1
Students will get the opportunity to be lawyers and prosecute or defend an accused person in a criminal trial (11 total). Each group will consist of 2 lawyers (prosecuting and defending), and an accused person. The teacher will act as the judge and guide the jury as they vote on the verdict. The maj
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Goldilocks vs. The Three Bears:  A Mock Trial
How can your students learn about the judicial system? Stage a mock trial! This packet contains everything you need to get started: a story, definitions, information character cards, and trial preparation, as well as a quiz and creative writing assignments. Your students will have so much fun pu
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Federal Regulatory Laws That Protect Workers Museum Exhibit Project
In this activity students will research federal regulatory laws that protect workers. Students will design a museum style exhibit in Google Slides or another presentation software. Students will identify events that led to the creation of the legislation and other important information associated wi

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Anne Frank mock trial materials
You have been called to the courtroom! In this week-long unit, students will have the chance to play the role of lawyer, witness, or jury member. This product includes: --Role descriptions of attorneys, witnesses, and jury members --Preparation timeline for trial --Available witness list and descrip
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CRITICAL THINKING - DILEMMA ONE SHEET (#2) critical thinking, debate
CRITICAL THINKING DAILY DILEMMA ONE SHEET (#2)Informational text, critical thinking, debate. This unit involves the case of the Siamese Twins (2000): The England and Wales Court of Appeal (Civil Division) Decisions and asks the question: Is killing one child to save another morally permissible? My
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Mock Trial:Fairy Tales on Trial
Fairy Tales on Trial is a unique and fun lesson meant to go at the end of a unit on the legal system. It judges a students' ability to understand criminal and civil law, as well as the process of the court system. This is a five stage group assignment, in which students are asked to read and analyze
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Supreme Court Case Projects - Brochure, Powerpoint, & Infographic
Three projects that have students research Supreme Court Cases. I have typically used it for my Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Unit so I have included a list of the Court Cases that I have my students pick from as well. Included in this product: 1. A complete lesson plan with objectives, Bloo
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Civil Rights Movement Projects
This is a really hands-on group of projects for kids to work on while studying the Civil Rights Movement. There are detailed descriptions of each project, and kids will really make the most out of it. From Jim Crow laws to and ABC book of events surrounding the Movement, this is a great supplemental
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I Need My Own CONTINENT Project
Project linked to learning about: * Continents * Landmarks * World Wonders * Geography * "I Need My Own Country" by Rick Walton (Book) This activity includes: * Continent Fact Sheet * Make Your Own Flag * Make Your Own Landmark * Make a Map * Weather Related Activity * Famous Sports, Dish, Animals
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Mock Trial:  People vs. Woodstock
I searched and searched for a good Mock Trial to use with my govt. students. After not finding what I wanted, I created my own. This document contains everything you need. It includes all witness statements, handouts, info on presenting the different aspects of the trial. The project takes about
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The Tell-Tale Heart Mock Trial
Assembled here are eight individual resources used with 8th graders to conduct a mock trial based on Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart”. For my classes, this was a major-fun!- culminating project in the 2nd trimester. However, I think it could easily be adapted to other purposes, including part
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Amendments 11-27 Project worksheet - one page photo / info summary
Amendments 11-27 Project - one page photo / info summary Students are assigned one amendment to create a one page flyer on to present to their classmates
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SCOTUS Court Case Gallery Walk
Magically have your kids turn the major cases into a work of art to be shared out with the rest of your school! Included in this lesson plan is an example of PBL... kids working collaboratively in groups to research, analyze, and synthesize major Supreme Court cases into accessible language and im
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American Government (Bureaucracy) The Iron Triangle Project
I have been teaching American Government for ages and I try to find new ways to engage students with certain topics. Teaching Bureaucracy and the concept of Iron Triangles / Regulations became a lot easier with this activity. Students are paired up and given a scenario in which they work for a par
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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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Civil Lawsuit 3D Project and Rubric - civil law assessment worksheet
Kids pick a civil lawsuit with an outcome and complete a 3d project on that lawsuit. Example and rubric given.
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Salem Witch Trials RAFT Writing Project
Would you like to enliven early American history with a fun, challenging writing project? The Salem Witch Trials RAFT Writing Project contains a RAFT writing project for the social studies or Civics classroom. What is a RAFT, you might ask? RAFT is an acronym that stands for Role, Audience, Form
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Sociology - Prison Map Project
Are prisons for punishment or rehabilitation? Or a mixture of both? If you were starting your own prison, how would you build it? What would it look like? What activities would you allow within your walls? My students love the crime and punishment chapter in my Sociology course. We discuss prisons a
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Wild West Outlaw Project - Wanted Poster (Digital and Printable Options)
Students will create a wanted poster of an infamous wild west outlaw. This project would be great for a forensic science class or even an american history project. This project includes BOTH a google doc digital version and a printable option. This way, if you are you looking for a print and go assi
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Exploring Careers: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
This career unit gives students an introduction to the law, public safety, corrections and security career cluster and what a career in this field would be like. This is perfect for a career, technology, CTE or business class. The included PowerPoint presentation can be used by the teacher for w
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Project/Activity: Analyzing Important Supreme Court Decisions
I created this activity for my 9th grade American Government classes, but have used it in 11th grade as well. This document includes directions for students and sample pages to help them understand the project requirements and how to format their work. Students research several important Supreme Cou
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Criminal Law Brochure Assignment/Rubric
Students will create a brochure discussing 1 of 9 Criminal Defences, including Alibi, Duress, Mental Disorders, etc...
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Guthrie's "Bargain":  Turn Your Classroom into a Courtroom!
This is one of my students' favorite activity every year! We read A.B. Guthrie's intriguing story of justice in the Old West (included here). After discussing the story, we prepare to put the protagonist, Mr. Baumer, on trial! You can either assign roles or let students sign up for a first and se
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