IF COMING UP WITHan interesting way to teach your 6-8 graders ancient history is difficult for you, look no further. This Hammurabi’s Code of Law Debate is a project based activity for your collaborative groups that is enticing, challenging and fun. When you see your kids being actively engaged a
A wonderful, comedic play I wrote in 2008 that went with the 2nd Grade standards of comparing and contrasting similar texts. This play was a culminating activity that went with studying several version or the stories: Little Red Riding Hood & The 3 Little Pigs. The students acted the play out i
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
The Juvenile Justice Research: Teens Serving Time project is a perfect way to implement Google Apps, Chromebooks, 1:1 or BYOD and a high-interest research into your High School Psychology or Sociology activity into your classroom!
This project includes research- ready resources. All materials are e
These are the Hollywood Squares Game applied to the law as shown in the movies INHERIT THE WIND and THE HOUSE OF SAND & FOG.
The first is with Spencer Tracy (as Clarence Darrow) made in 1960. This was the trial, called the "Scopes Monkey Trial" over whether teacher John Scopes could teach only