Everyone knows that the holidays bring DRAMA. And who loves drama more than Middle Schoolers? Use real-life legal cases to grab your students' attention and keep them engaged on those tough days before and after holiday breaks!
This bundle is a savings of $6.00. And includes 11 fun, engaging, and rigorous lessons.
A couple get made at their neighbors and create a Halloween lawn display that features creative poems sharing their neighbors' untimely demises. Is this free speech? Guide your students through the process of analysis from multiple perspectives.
Choking on Thanksgiving dinner? Being knocked out by a frozen turkey? A turkey that causes a car crash? Talking Turkey teaches students how to write like a lawyer as they determine who should win FIVE different legal cases involving turkeys.
-Don't Be a Grinch
A present that burned down a house? Playing holiday music as a "cruel and unusual punishment"? An out-of-control lights display? Don't Be a Grinch teaches students how to write like a lawyer as they determine who should win FIVE different legal cases involving holiday lawsuits.
These downloads include
-Teacher Guides with instructor notes and probing questions
-Student guides as both Word Documents AND editable PDFS
-Pre-Made Braincandy Questions (Braincandy is a FREE online platform that allows students to take polls and answer questions in real time)
Plus all resources are available as downloads AND on Google Docs.
Each resource is also available for individual purchase:
Dead Neighbors? A thinkLaw Halloween LessonTalking Turkey: thinkLaw Thanksgiving Writing LessonsDon't Be a Grinch: thinkLaw Holiday Writing Lessons