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Reader's Theater- The Trial of Alexander T. Wolf Script
Reader's Theaters are a fun way to get your kids reading. This script is for upper elementary (3rd, 4th, & 5th) and is a spin off of the Three Little Pigs fairy tale. This Reader's theater script is an idea based on the book "The True Story of the Three Little Pigs". This activity is set up as a
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Reader's theater scripts: The Three Bears vs. Goldilocks + 2 more
Need a fun, fast way to make judicial proceedings come alive? Want students to be motivated to do cross curricular writing? Try this set of three scripts based on familiar childhood fairy tales that teach about the judicial system. The Three Bears vs. Goldilocks reader's theater script is written
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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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Courtroom Mock Trial Reader's Theatre
Teaching 5th and 6th Grade students about the judicial system can be engaging when every child has a role to play in a mock trial. “The Trial of Dayan” drama script allows students to participate in various courtroom roles as a character is brought to the criminal justice system in a trial, and the
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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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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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Mock Trials for 3rd Grade
Transform your classroom into a courtroom with a Mock Trial. Bring government to life with this real world experience. This unit will show you how to use fairy tales to create a trial in your class. Students will become attorneys, witnesses, defendants and bailiffs. Everything you need is right her
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Script: First Ladies Day in Court Drama  (& lesson plan)
First Ladies Day in Court is a reader's theater style script that cover history (presidents), civics and economics content while also reinforcing language and literature standards. Comprehension questions are embedded in the text. Script and lesson plan in .DOC and .PDF formats in a zip file. 24
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Mock Trial Script
I use this mock trial in my classroom to teach the Bill of Rights and Due Process of Law. I have modified a previous version to cater to my school.
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Character Trials
Are you looking for a highly engaging strategy to assist students in a deeper understanding of literary or historical text? This strategy is perfect for upper grade students! After teaching your students a short explanation of the trial process, put your students in teams of five and have them put
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Reader's Theater Play - Sons of Liberty: Massachusetts Original
Ever wonder what the Sons of Liberty would be like if they were a biker gang (a la the Sons of Anarchy)? I doubt you did, but you'll love this atypical and unique tale of the time in Boston leading up to the Tea Party.
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Yertle The Turtle Mock Trial
Students will read the story 'Yertle the Turtle' and then participate in this mock trial for their Social Studies class. Each student will be provided with a part (can accommodate entire classes as many students will be assigned to the jury) and a script to read from. Practicing parts is recommended
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Mock Trials for 5th Grade
Transform your classroom into a courtroom with a Mock Trial. Bring government to life with this real world experience. This unit will show you how to use social studies standards to create a trial in your class. Students will become attorneys, witnesses, defendants and bailiffs. Everything you need
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Mock Trials for 4th grade
Transform your classroom into a courtroom with a Mock Trial. Bring government to life with this real world experience. This unit will show you how to use actual social studies standards to create a trial in your class. Students will become attorneys, witnesses, defendants and bailiffs. Everything y
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Canadian Government:  Our Court System
This mini-unit was created to supplement student learning as part of a larger Canadian Government and Citizenship unit available in my TPT store. It is aimed at Grades 4 to 6 students, but could easily be used in Grade 7 or 8. This resource introduces students to the various levels of courts wit
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Boston Massacre
The Boston Massacre was one of the events that led to revolution in the colonies. Recreate the fascinating trial of the British captain, Thomas Preston. Interestingly, one of America's biggest patriots, John Adams, represented the British captain accused of murder for the deaths that occurred durin
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Dr. Seuss Mock Trials
Ever wanted your students to argue about something that will also teach them? What about taking a Dr. Seuss character to trial! Your students will be arguing about whether or not the Cat-in-the-Hat actually burglarized Sally's home or whether Horton committed kidnapping! It is perfect for motivati
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Thurgood Marshall - Who Am I?
Students present a short, autobiographical account of the essential contributions of Thurgood Marshall to Black History. Costumes and props can be added to produce an authentic dramatic portrayal. This presentation can be used as a segment of a class Black History project, or as part of a Black Hi
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Civics- Wrongful Convictions
Student tend to find this to be one of the most interesting topics. The lesson consists of scripted mini-lecture for the teacher, thought provoking questions, student handout and a video examining a real life case of an individual who was wrongfully convicted! The lesson covers the following topic
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Fairy Tale on Trial Script - Little Red Riding Hood vs Big Bad Wolf
Teach students about the judicial branch through a fairy tale on trial activity. They will learn how to prepare a case for court, question witnesses, and use critical thinking skills to prepare for trial. This is a memorable activity that will help your students understand how a character's action
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Gun Sense Readers Theater and Mp3
Readers theater script (.22 Rifle for Christmas) dealing with parents who buy their 9 year old boy a .22 rifle for Christmas, with tragic results. Includes mp3 of the original Dragnet radio show which aired this provocative show. Good introduction to the gun control debate. Also of interest: Drama W
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Fairy Tale Trials- Awesome lesson for GT and Theatre Arts !!!
This unit includes a powerpoint introduction to our court and judicial system. It provides everything that you need to do and say to teach a great lesson. I also included a vocabulary test for a graded assignment. The fairy tale script is written for the prosecutor,defense attorney, judge, and baili
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Hilarious Plays for Middle Schoolers: The League of Justice
This full-length play for 6th, 7th and 8th graders will have audiences rolling with laughter as the courtroom shouts, "Dilly! Dilly!" The Giggler and Harley Davidson join forces with shady characters to rig a student election. Will the League of Justice solve the puzzle in time? All parts gender neu
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