This 12 page activity provides an in-depth look into the various timelines discussed in the Serial podcast. it also requires students to use critical thinking skills and use technology to make inferences.
Students will begin by plotting 22 various key locations on 4 different maps of Baltimore using the provided addresses and maps.
After they have plotted the locations, students will go through each timeline answering questions regarding drive times from one location to another. Timelines examined include Adnan's story, Jay's 1st interview, Jay's 2nd interview, and Jay's testimony at the second trial. Students will draw lines from one point to the next on each map, tracking the supposed travel on January 13, 1999.
After completing the mapping activity, students will answer 4 critical thinking essay questions.